GM Reaches Agreement with U.S. Attorney’s Office

General Motors Executive Vice President Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain Mark Reuss addresses a gathering of employees as GM announces a settlement in the form of a Deferred Prosecution Agreement with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York regarding the company’s handling of an ignition switch defect in certain older model vehicles Thursday, September 17, 2015 in Warren, Michigan. Earlier in the day, GM announced it has settled certain civil actions against the company related to 2014 product recalls, including the ignition switch recall. (Photo by Steve Fecht for General Motors)