According to the office of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says it has enough evidence to prove that Exxon Mobil misled shareholders about global warming, and how it may impact the company’s business.
In documents filed on Friday, indicates that ex-CEO Rex Tillerson knew about the damage climate change can have on its company and never informed anyone about it. The allegations date back as far as 2007. Exxon denied the accusations in a statement on Friday. The company claims, “The documents produced to the attorney General make this fact unmistakably clear.” The documents also claim Exxon refused to hand over important documents to investigators such as emails from top executives.