USA: Levi Strauss Countersues Two Ex-Workers
Jeans giant Levi Strauss & Co has countersued two sacked tax managers who filed a lawsuit saying it booked hundreds of millions of dollars in questionable income and tax deductions to artificially inflate its profit. The California-based company said in a court filing on Friday that the ex-employees made false, misleading and defamatory statements and violated confidentiality agreements in a wrongful termination lawsuit filed last month.
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