Attorney General James Secures Settlement For Victims Of Sexual Harassment And Discrimination At Spotted Pig Restaurant

Posted to Applied Web NY on Tue, 01/07/2020 - 16:13

NEW YORK – Attorney General Letitia James today announced a settlement awarding $240,000 and a 10-year profit sharing arrangement for 11 former employees with Kenneth Friedman, the owner and operator of New York City’s West Village restaurant The Spotted Pig. An investigation conducted by the Attorney General’s office found that the restaurant maintained a hostile workplace where numerous female employees were subjected to severe and pervasive incidents of unwanted touching and unwelcomed sexual advances by Friedman.

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