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Chinese lawyer upset at English on receipt from McDonald's

Chinese lawyer upset at English on receipt from McDonald's

A lawyer has sued McDonald's in China because receipts it gave out were mostly in English, a state-run newspaper reported Friday.
The Beijing Youth Daily said the lawyer, identified as Shan, argued that the use of English instead of Chinese was a violation of his rights.
"McDonald's offers food service in China, but it does not use Chinese, which ... violates the consumers' right to know," the newspaper quoted Shan as saying.
It said Shan decided to take action after eating at two of the company's restaurants in Beijing earlier this year.
Spokespeople for McDonald's were not available after repeated calls to their offices in Beijing on Friday.
The Youth Daily said Shan wants an apology and compensation of 1 yuan (US$0.13;


Updated : 2021-10-18 19:54 GMT+08:00