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South Korean Lawyer Urges Government to Examine Allegations of Collusion Between German Carmakers

South Korean Lawyer Urges Government to Examine Allegations of Collusion Between German Carmakers

SEOUL, Aug. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — With European authorities set to look into allegations of collusion involving a number of German carmakers, one South Korean lawyer has urged the government to follow suit to protect South Korean consumers. Ha Jong-sun, from the firm Barun Law, told the press on Monday that he had submitted a [...]

Court Rules against Plaintiffs in Damages Suit against Volkswagen

Court Rules against Plaintiffs in Damages Suit against Volkswagen

SEOUL, Jun. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — A Seoul court has ruled against dozens of South Koreans who sued the local unit of German carmaker Volkswagen for infringing on their right to health by rigging emissions data, officials said Tuesday. The Seoul Central District Court said that there is not sufficient evidence to corroborate the plaintiffs’ [...]