Former Olympus CEO Woodford is surrounded by the media as he leaves a news conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo

 
Former Olympus CEO Woodford is surrounded by the media as he leaves a news conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo
Former Olympus CEO Michael Woodford (C) is surrounded by the media as he leaves a news conference at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo December 15, 2011. The whistleblower in Japan's Olympus Corp scandal, Woodford, blasted Japanese shareholders on Thursday for failing to stand up for him, amid signs that domestic and foreign investors are split over his campaign to be reinstated. REUTERS/Issei Kato