Sexual harassment: Ex-Hollywood star Weinstein in contemporary hassle



    Harvey Weinstein: accused by more women of sexual assault
    Harvey Weinstein: accused by extra girls of sexual assault

    Former Hollywood Movie Producer Harvey Weinstein nonetheless has a protracted method to go within the sexual harassment cases filed in opposition to him by actresses within the movie trade.

    This time round, Weinstein’s former assistant Sandeep Rehal, has filed a lawsuit within the York Federal Court demanding compensation for working in a “pervasive and sexually hostile environment at The Weinstein Company LLC”.

    Rehal labored for The Company because the producer’s private assistant for 2 years however by February 2015 she reached what her go well with known as “an emotional breaking point” and he or she left.

    “As a result of the hostile work environment caused by the incessant sexual harassment, Ms. Rehal has suffered, and continues to suffer from severe emotional distress, anxiety, depression, humiliation, fear, anguish and loss of self-esteem,” the lawsuit says.

    Rehal additionally described her job as “awful and terrifying,” leaving her with no boundary between work and private life.

    The sacked film big has within the meantime denied all of the claims by Rehal.

    A press release launched by his consultant mentioned “Mr Weinstein categorically denies these claims and his attorneys will reply within the acceptable authorized discussion board with proof proving they’re unfaithful. “

    The lawsuit names Weinstein, his brother Bob and Frank Gil, TWC’s senior vp for human sources.

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