Alphabet to fund $310 million diversity initiative to settle sexual misconduct lawsuit from shareholders

Google parent Alphabet has agreed to commit $310 million to diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives as part of a settlement for a series of sexual harassment and misconduct lawsuits filed against some of the company’s officers and directors.

2020-09-28T19:32:19-07:00September 28th, 2020|

What Alphabet’s $310M harassment settlement means

Google parent company Alphabet Inc. quietly signed a landmark settlement of a shareholder lawsuit last month, requiring the Mountain View tech giant to change its corporate governance practices around stock purchase plans, nondisclosure agreements, employee discipline and executive coaching while committing $310 million to fund diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives over the next decade.

2020-09-28T19:29:10-07:00September 28th, 2020|

Google parent to pay $310 million over handling of sexual harassment case

Google parent Alphabet Inc. pledged $310 million to expand diversity efforts and resolve shareholder litigation that alleged the company’s board failed to prevent sexual harassment and hid misconduct by executives.

2020-09-28T19:22:27-07:00September 28th, 2020|

Louise Renne Featured on CBS Representing Plaintiffs in Google Lawsuit on Sexual Harassment

A shareholder lawsuit brought against Google shows that the company agreed to pay over $120 million in exit packages to two former executives accused of sexual harassment.

2020-07-22T13:12:00-07:00March 15th, 2019|
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