Ghosn, who has denied wrongdoing and has been freed on $4.5
million bail, is pursuing claims against Nissan and Mitsubishi
Motors <7211.T>, who ousted him as chairman of their alliance
after raising allegations of embezzlement.
"The request for legal assistance from Japan has been delegated
to the Zurich public prosecutor's office for enforcement and is
currently being processed," the office said, without giving any
further detail on what it had been asked for.
"The Zurich public prosecutor's office is not conducting its own
proceedings," it added.
(Reporting by John Miller; Editing by Alexander Smith)
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