The Nature of the Long-Term Contract and the Application of Law: Evaluating the Verdict No. 5 of the Taiwan High Court Kaohsiung Branch Cour in 2019
Whether the operators of the long-term care institutions shall apply the consumer protection act and the strict liability, which involves the risk bearing of its operation. It will be a huge impact to the long-term care industry because of this verdict. This article claims that to the long-term care service does not apply to consumer protection law given its nature. Even though the long-term care service apply strict liability, the relevant constituent elements must be strictly identified in each case.