Taiwan’s Erin Brockovich-style victory falls short on damages awarded: lawyer

Want China Times
Date: 2015-04-18
By: CNA

The lead lawyer in a class-action suit of former RCA workers in Taiwan got his wish Friday C417C0068H_2015資料照片_N71_copy1when he won a decade-long suit against the company, but he complained that the compensation awarded was too low.

The Taipei District Court ordered RCA Corporation’s current owners to pay NT$564 million (US$18.21 million) in damages to the company’s former workers and their families in what has been described as the worst ever work-related health incident in Taiwan’s history.     [FULL  STORY]

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