Now, Perkins said she is purposefully, publicly breaking her NDA.
“Unless somebody does this, there won’t be a debate about how egregious these agreements are and the amount of duress that victims are put under," she said.
published investigative pieces earlier this month detailing accusations of sexual abuse by Weinstein against dozens of women, including major stars such as Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow, the company he founded with his brother, Bob Weinstein, has been shattered by the fallout from the scandal.
Weinstein has been fired as co-president and he resigned from the board, and Bob Weinstein is now fighting sexual harassment allegations himself.
The statement said another investigation has been opened in connection with a complaint filed last week against the same suspect.
“It is alleged a man assaulted another man (Victim 1) in 2008 in Lambeth.
"If sexual harassment or discrimination is pervasive at a company, we want to know.”A person familiar with the investigation but not authorized to speak publicly said the Attorney General's Civil Rights Bureau issued subpoenas seeking numerous documents, records and correspondence involving complaints of sexual harassment or other discrimination by employees of the company and information about how such complaints were handled.
The Weinstein Company is hit with subpoenas from the New York attorney general In another blow to an already staggering company, legal scrutiny of The Weinstein Company expanded Monday when the New York attorney general announced he is opening a civil-rights investigation of the firm co-founded by the disgraced movie mogul. Schneiderman, is looking into whether officials at The Weinstein Co., which has offices in New York City, violated state civil rights law and/or city human rights law in connection with the deluge of allegations made by dozens of women in recent weeks that Weinstein sexually harassed, coerced, assaulted or raped them in episodes dating back decades.“No New Yorker should be forced to walk into a workplace ruled by sexual intimidation, harassment, or fear," Schneiderman said in a statement to USA TODAY.On Friday, 17 November, a further allegation was made about the same man (suspected in the 2008 case)," the statement said.“The allegations are of sexual assaults against a man (Victim 2) in 2005 in Lambeth.The count is likely higher: To put the growing numbers in context, it was a full year after Hannibal Buress' comedy act about Bill Cosby went viral that the women who came forward accusing Cosby of drugging and/or raping them reached a similar total.It's been just over two weeks since the Weinstein scandal broke.
Accused sex predator Kevin Spacey is under scrutiny by London police in connection with a second accusation of "sexual assaults" on a man in 2005, Scotland Yard said Wednesday.