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Shocking Arrest Warrant Issued For Billionaire Samsung Head Jay Y. Lee - Forbes

Samsung Group's heir-apparent Lee Jae-Yong (C) leaves for a waiting facility after attending a court hearing on whether he will be issued with an arrest warrant at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul on January 18, 2017. (Photo credit should read ...and more »

Money, Power, Family: Inside South Korea's Chaebol - New York Times

HONG KONG — In South Korea, it's all in the family. South Korean officials on Friday arrested Lee Jae-yong, the vice chairman of Samsung and the scion of an immensely wealthy and powerful family. Mr. Lee — known as Jay Y. Lee in the West — was ...and more »

Samsung's billionaire chief is now in a jail cell with a mattress on the floor and no shower - Business Insider

Samsung COO Jay Y. Lee Samsung leader Jay Y. Lee. Reuters SEOUL, South Korea — For Jay Y. Lee, the third-generation leader of South Korea's massive Samsung Group and scion of the country's wealthiest family, home is now a 71-square-foot detention cell ...and more »

Lee Jae-yong, Samsung Heir, Is Arrested on Bribery Charges - New York Times

SEOUL, South Korea — The de facto leader of Samsung, Lee Jae-yong, was arrested Friday on bribery charges, a dramatic turn in South Korea's decades-old struggle to end collusive ties between the government and powerful family-controlled conglomerates ...and more »

Samsung boss arrested over bribery allegations -

The arrest follows a second round of questioning by officials in South Korea. Prosecutors have 20 days to issue charges. By Matt Burgess. 17 Feb 2017. By Matt Burgess. Friday 17 February 2017. Protestors carry an image of Lee Jae-Yong at an ant ...and more »

Samsung boss arrested in South Korea's explosive corruption scandal - Washington Post

KUALA LUMPUR — Samsung's de facto head, Lee Jae-yong, was arrested in Seoul on Friday morning on charges of bribery over his alleged role in an explosive corruption scandal that has riveted South Korea. The 48-year-old heir apparent to the Samsung ...and more »

Samsung Heir's Arrest in South Korea Intensifies Calls for Cleanup - New York Times

HONG KONG — A major corporate executive sits in jail, accused of participating in a corruption scandal that could topple a country's top leader. In most places, that image would probably fuel a campaign to clean up incestuous links between business ...and more »

Samsung Group Chief Arrested in Impeachment Scandal Investigation - Fortune

Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested on Friday, a South Korean court said, over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that led parliament to impeach President Park Geun-hye. The Seoul Central District Court also rejected a request to issue an ...and more »

Samsung head arrested over South Korean Choi-gate corruption scandal - The Guardian

Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Lee Jae-yong has been formally arrested in South Korea's 'Choi-gate' case. Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Images. The acting head of Samsung, South Korea's biggest conglomerate, has been arrested in connection with the ...and more »

Samsung heir arrested in corruption scandal - CNNMoney

The detention of Lee Jae-yong, Samsung's de facto leader, is an embarrassing setback for South Korea's biggest conglomerate. Lee is under investigation for his alleged involvement in the huge political corruption scandal that has rocked the country ...and more »