• Top Novartis Lawyer Exits Over the $1.2 Million It Paid to Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen

    5 monthes ago - By Fortune

    The top lawyer at Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Novartis has fallen on his sword over the company's payments to U.S. President Donald Trump's personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
    Felix Ehrat, Novartis's group general counsel, said in a Wednesday statement that although the company's $100,000-per-month contract with Cohen was legal, “it was an error.”
    Overall, Novartis paid Cohen $1.2 million , ostensibly to learn more about the Trump administration's policy-making. It said last week that, although it quickly realized Cohen was “unable to provide the service that Novartis had anticipated,” it...
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  • Novartis top lawyer exits in wake of Trump attorney deal

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    ZURICH - Novartis General Counsel Felix Ehrat will leave the Swiss drugmaker over his role in a $1.2 million contract it struck with the personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump, saying on Wednesday the pact was legal but an error.
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  • Novartis ditches lawyer as head rolls over Trump lawyer deal

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    ZURICH - Novartis General Counsel Felix Ehrat will leave the Swiss drugmaker over his role in a $1.2 million contract it struck with the lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump, saying on Wednesday the pact was legal but an error.
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  • Novartis top lawyer exits over payment to Trump lawyer

    5 monthes ago - By Reuters

    ZURICH - Novartis General Counsel Felix Ehrat will leave the company over his role in a $1.2 million contract the Swiss drugmaker struck with the lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump, saying on Wednesday that it was legal but still an error.
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