California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) lawsuit against Activision Blizzard continues to cause reputational damage to the global game publisher.
With pictures now coming out of the alleged Cosby Suite and close ties to the "auditor" of their policies and procedures identified, it really is the case that the devil is in the details.
Those "Crosby" stills might just make your teeth gnash...in Virtual Legality.
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Discussed in this episode:
"California vs Activision Blizzard: A Legal View"
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"Activision Blizzard employees protest sexist 'frat boy' workplace culture via walkout"
GameDaily Biz - July 28, 2021
DFEH (California) vs Activision Blizzard et al
Filed July 20, 2021
"Inside Blizzard Developers’ Infamous Bill ‘Cosby Suite’"
Kotaku - July 28, 2021
"Yeah. There’s no way in hell Activision wants discovery."
Tweet - July 28, 2021 - Hoeg Law
"Bill Cosby: Timeline of his fall from 'America's Dad' to his release from prison"
ABC News Website - Updated June 30, 2021
"Bill Cosby sexual assault cases"
"Why Are Old Assault Claims Against Bill Cosby Back?"
NBC News Website - Updated November 17, 2014
"I just shared this message..."
Tweet - Jul 28, 2021 - Greg Street
"Blizzcon 2013: The Cosby Suite"
Medium Post - July 28, 2021 - Joshua Mosqueira
"A Letter From CEO Bobby Kotick to All Employees"
July 27, 2021
"Law firm reviewing Activision Blizzard policies connected to Executive VP"
UpComer - July 27, 2021
January 19, 2021 - WilmerHale on behalf of Activision Blizzard
"WoW Team Issues Statement, Vows To Remove "Not Appropriate" References From The Game"
GameSpot - July 27, 2021
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