Samsung’s Jay Y. Lee will not appeal jail term to Supreme Court: Yonhap

Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee arrives at a court in Seoul

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee will not appeal to the Supreme Court after he received a jail term of two-and-a-half years last week on charges including bribery, Yonhap reported on Monday citing Lee’s lawyer.

The lawyer’s firm, Bae, Kim & Lee, and Samsung did not have an immediate comment.

(Reporting by Joyce Lee; Editing by Himani Sarkar)