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Animator Hired After Sexual Harassment Claims

March 22nd, 2019

Philadelphia sexual harassment lawyers fight for the rights for harassment victims.In the ongoing effort by the #MeToo movement and many others to unveil decades of sexual harassment in the entertainment industry, John Lasseter, the former head of Pixar and Disney Animation, was fired after allegations of unwanted touching and more. However, despite the allegations of unacceptable behavior, Lasseter has been hired by Skydance Animation.

It was reported that the head of Skydance Media reached out to Time’s Up, a sexual harassment advocacy group, prior to the hiring. However, Time’s Up did not endorse the hire because they believed Lasseter had not exhibited a significant amount of reflection or transparency in the investigation that was conducted into the accusations.

According to at least one report, Lasseter was known for grabbing, kissing, hugging, and making comments about physical attributes. Although he apologized in a memo that announced his leave of absence from Disney, Time’s Up was not satisfied. They stated that Skydance Media is providing another position of power, prominence, and privilege to a man who has repeatedly been accused of sexual harassment in the workplace.

If you experienced sexual harassment of any kind at work, we understand how difficult it can be to stand up for your rights. Please contact the Philadelphia sexual harassment lawyers at The Gold Law Firm P.C. We can guide you toward making the best decisions in moving forward, advocate for your workplace rights, and build a strong case to obtain the maximum financial compensation possible. Call us at 215-569-1999 or contact us online today for a free consultation. Located in Philadelphia and Pennsauken, New Jersey, we serve clients from Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, and throughout South Jersey.

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