Laywyer Hwang News
A news article covered the civil case on workplace harassment that Lawyer Hwang handled. Her client is a native English teacher and she won the case recently. The court ruled that the director and school should compensate her for her mental distress caused by workplace harassment.
The news reporter found the court decision and contacted Lawyer Hwang.
Her comments are included in the article;
Yunjeong Hwang, the lawyer who represented A mentioned, “there are quite a few cases where illegal employment contracts are made due to native English teachers’ lack of knowledge of Korean laws”, and added, “considering the structure that teachers’ visas are issued and extended based on schools’ intent, the government should give more attention to the improvement of working conditions of native English teachers”.