[Reuters] Pressure mounts on Olympus as ex-CEO meets prosecutors

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[Reuters] Pressure mounts on Olympus as ex-CEO meets prosecutors - 10/28/11 11:59 PM

LONDON/TOKYO (Reuters) - Former Olympus Corp Chief Executive Michael Woodford said on Friday he has met with U.S. federal prosecutors and hired a Washington law firm, as pressure mounted in Japan on the camera and endoscope maker to conduct an independent probe into controversial acquisitions.