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'We See This Everywhere,' EEOC Chair Says Of Weinstein

Law360, New York (October 24, 2017, 8:37 PM EDT) -- Reports that movie mogul Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed actresses for decades have Hollywood taking a frank look at its treatment of women, but studios shouldn't be the only employers looking inward in the scandal’s wake, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission acting Chair Victoria Lipnic told Law360 in an exclusive interview.

Although allegations against celebrities like Weinstein, President Donald Trump and ex-Fox News anchor Bill O’Reilly hog the headlines, women are often harassed in industries where the spotlight shines less brightly, Lipnic said.

“We see this everywhere. This happens to women in workplaces all over the place," she said. "You look at...

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