Samsung succession plans complicated by Lee Jae-yong’s risk of jail time

//Samsung succession plans complicated by Lee Jae-yong’s risk of jail time

Samsung succession plans complicated by Lee Jae-yong’s risk of jail time

Lee Jae-yong has been groomed for decades to take over Samsung Group, the conglomerate founded by his grandfather and built by his father into a technology giant. Yet even after the death of Lee Kun-hee on Sunday, his only son is likely to have to wait a bit longer for his ascension.The younger Lee is in the midst of two trials over allegations he used bribery and accounting trickery to smooth his succession. While he has repeatedly denied wrongdoing, Lee faces the possibility of returning to…

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