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BMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7253.68/b (Published 08 July 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:68

Japanese company compensates worker for secret HIV test: A Japanese company has been ordered to pay 6.6 million yen (£40 000; $60 000) to a worker on whom it had secretly carried out a test for HIV. The court said that the Takigawa Chemical Industry had illegally dismissed the Japanese-Brazilian man, and it ruled that the …

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