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So. Korea: Workers forced into labour for Japanese companies during World War II launch lawsuits before statute of limitations ends
Author: Yosuke Onchi, Nikkei Asian Review (Japan)
"South Koreans ready more wartime labor suits as clock ticks", 20 Mar 2019...
So. Korea: Plaintiffs seek to seize assets of Japanese companies to enforce Supreme Court’s ruling compensating WWII workers for forced labour
Author: Akiko Horiyama, Mainichi (Japan)
"Move to seize assets in forced labor case in S. Korea prioritizes plaintiffs' rights", 3 Jan. 2019...
Author: Cho Ki-weon, Hankyoreh (So. Korea)
The Japanese government is holding briefings in which it is instructing Japanese companies that are being sued by Koreans who were conscripted into forced labor during Japan’s colonial occupation not to compensate the plaintiffs or even settle with...
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A South Korean court ordered...Mitsubishi Heavy Industries...to pay...$360,200...in compensation to five South Koreans for forced labour during Japan's colonial rule in the second such ruling...Mitsubishi said it would appeal the decision. [refers to...
Author: Associated Press
South Korea's Supreme Court has ruled in favor of nine South Koreans who demanded Japanese firms pay them for forced labor during Japan's colonial rule of Korea. The Supreme Court says it repealed lower court decisions that ruled against the South...
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Author: Kyodo News [Japan]
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. was ordered Tuesday to pay ¥564 million to 36 plaintiffs comprising former employees who contracted lung disease after working at the firm's shipbuilding facilities and family members of deceased workers. Presiding...