Asia Pacific / Politics Feb 26, 2014

Chinese to sue Japanese firms over wartime forced labor

A group of Chinese experts and citizens will on Wednesday file a lawsuit against Japanese companies to seek compensation for victims of wartime forced labor, a lawyer involved in the plan said Tuesday. The lawsuit, if accepted by the Beijing No. 1 Intermediate People's Court, ...

National Sep 12, 2013

Manga publisher hit with lawsuit

A former employee of Akita Publishing Co. is suing the company for ¥3.3 million in compensation and her job back after she was fired for pointing out the company was lying about how many free prizes it was giving to readers. The suit against the ...