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    OAKLAND — A medical helicopter operator has been ordered to pay $78 million to its flight crew employees for unpaid overtime and missed breaks in a class-action lawsuit settlement. Alameda County Superior Court Judge Winifred Y. Smith agreed Wednesday to the preliminary settlement filed by about 450 former and current medical flight crew members employed in California by Air Methods Corporation of Colorado. Air Methods also is expected to pay daily overtime to its medical flight crew starting from June...
    As part of a class action lawsuit, Attorney General Letitia James helped secure nearly $19 million for the women who experienced sexual misconduct and workplace harassment by convicted rapist and former Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. The money, $18,875,000, which still needs to be approved by the bankruptcy and district courts, will go into a victims’ compensation fund that will be available to women who were assaulted or abused by Weinstein as well as women who experienced hostile work environments, sexual...
    Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement Tuesday following a lawsuit on behalf of the New York Attorney General’s office and multiple women who accused the Hollywood film producer of sexual assault and misconduct. According to a statement from law firms Fegan Scott LLP and Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, the settlement still needs approval in the U.S. District Court in New York City. If approved, the $18.8 million settlement will result in a...
    The Novartis headquarters in Basel, Switzerland.Arnd Wiegmann | Reuters Novartis has agreed to pay $678 million to settle a civil fraud lawsuit in which the U.S. government accused the Swiss drugmaker of illegally providing doctors with cash payments and other perks to induce them to prescribe its cardiovascular and diabetes drugs. The U.S. Department of Justice announced the settlement late on Wednesday to resolve charges that Novartis violated the federal False Claims Act and an anti-kickback statute.Related Tags Crime Business...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein has reportedly reached a settlement with nine of his accusers. The settlement is part of a class-action lawsuit filed in November 2017, according to a report published Tuesday by Variety. The settlement also resolves a lawsuit filed against Weinstein, Bob Weinstein and The Weinstein Company in February of 2018. Bob Weinstein is Harvey’s brother and a movie director. The nine accusers allege that Harvey Weinstein sexually abused and harassed them. Harvey Weinstein agreed to a $19M...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York state’s attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. The former...
    Elizabeth Wagmeister July 1, 2020 3:26PM (UTC) This article originally appeared on Variety. The Harvey Weinstein survivors who experienced sexual misconduct and harassment by the now-convicted rapist have been awarded a $18.875 million settlement, as part of a class-action lawsuit, aided by the New York Attorney General. The payments, which still await approval by the bankruptcy and district courts, will resolve two separate lawsuits — one against Weinstein, Bob Weinstein and The Weinstein Company, which was filed in Feb. 2018 by the office...
    NYC Delays Indoor Dining With Virus Cases Soaring Elsewhere Pizza Huts largest U.S. franchisee files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Harvey Weinsteins Alleged Victims of Sexual Misconduct, Harassment to Receive $19M Settlement Women who say they faced sexual misconduct and workplace sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein could receive restitution in the form of a nearly $19 million settlement. © Seth Wenig/AP/Shutterstock Harvey Weinstein in February On Tuesday, the New York Attorney Generals office announced the settlement that would create an...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York state’s attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. The former...
    Harvey Weinstein and his accusers on Wednesday reached an $18.8 million settlement in Manhattans federal court as part of a class-action lawsuit. Now, the judge must grant preliminary approval of the settlement before holding a fairness hearing for its final formalization. According to a press release obtained by Fox News, the nine plaintiffs in the lawsuit intend to use the settlement money to create a victims’ fund allowing all women who were abused by Harvey Weinstein under certain circumstances to make claims for damages...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York state’s attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. The former...
    New York — Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. Get Breaking...
    New York — Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. Get Breaking...
    Harvey Weinstein’s victims of harassment and sexual abuse will receive a nearly $19million settlement, the New York Attorney General’s office announced Tuesday. A victims compensation fund of $18,875,000 will be created and distributed among women who experienced a hostile work environment, sexual harassment, and gender-based discrimination while working at The Weinstein Company, as well as sexual abuse by Harvey Weinstein, the attorney general’s office said. However, its not clear how many victims will receive the payout.  In the agreement survivors...
    By LARRY NEUMEISTER, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the...
    OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Oakland City Council members approved a settlement Tuesday with Richmond resident Najari Smith, who was stopped by police in 2018 for allegedly playing music too loud from a trailer attached to a bicycle he was on. Smith, 41, agreed to settle the civil rights case for $147,500. “The policing of Black joy,” Smith said. “That needs to stop.” Police destroyed his bike and music trailer, he said. Smith was stopped by police around 10 p.m. Aug....
    NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York state’s attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. The former...
    Order for Brazils Bolsonaro to wear a mask dismissed MLB stars say its time to pull Landis name off MVP plaques Harvey Weinstein Sexual Misconduct Class Action Settlement Includes $18.8M Survivors Fund © Getty An $18.875 million settlement fund will be created as part of a deal to resolve a class action complaint against Harvey Weinstein and The Weinstein Company. The settlement resolves a 2017 class action from women alleging Weinstein engaged in a pattern of sexual harassment and...
    NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and his former studio’s board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York state’s attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday. The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan. The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement. The former...
    Harvey Weinstein enters a Manhattan court house as a jury continues with deliberations in his trial on February 24, 2020 in New York City. prison.Spencer Platt | Getty Images The attorney general for New York said on Tuesday that an agreement had been reached to settle for nearly $19 million two sexual misconduct lawsuits on behalf of multiple women against imprisoned former film producer Harvey Weinstein. But attorneys representing six of the women who have made accusations against Weinstein called the proposed deal a sellout...
    A number of women who were sexually abused and harassed by convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein while working for his production company are set to receive part of a $19 million payout. The payout is part of a deal brokered by the New York state attorney general’s office in its class action lawsuit against The Weinstein Company. Former employees of the production company who “experienced a hostile work environment, sexual harassment and gender-based discrimination” are eligible for part of the...