"Kadian has suffered severe injuries and emotional distress, pain and suffering, mental anguish, inconvenience, loss of capacity for the enjoyment of life, inability to lead a normal life, shame and humiliation", lawyer Stuart Mermelstein writes.
The company violated US sex trafficking law by "benefiting from, and knowingly facilitating, the venture in which Harvey Weinstein traveled in foreign commerce to recruit or entice female actors into forced or coerced sexual encounters on the promise of roles", states the lawsuit. In a statement issued, a Directors Guild of America's spokesperson said, 'Harvey Weinstein resigned from his membership from the Directors Guild of America effective today.' They have denied to further comment on the matter. She's suing Weinstein, the Weinstein Company, and T.W.C.'s United Kingdom branch for "damages for personal injury, expenses, consequential loss including aggravated and exemplary damages, and interest arising out of a series of sexual assaults inflicted on the claimant by the defendant", Deadline writes. Weinstein then continued to sexually assault her, the suit said.
Bob Weinstein is yet to respond to the suit, but has denied any knowledge in his brother Harvey's alleged misconduct.
Hamilton Heights fire engulfs roof of apartment building
It is not yet known how many people have been displaced by the fire, and the initial cause of the inferno has not been reported. A huge blaze is ripping through an apartment building in Manhattan, New York City, sending large plumes of smoke into the sky.
Weinstein "blocked her exit" next according to court papers and 'pulled down Kadian's shirt, revealing her breasts, and unbuckled his trousers and belt'. This referred to a woman who had sex with Harvey in exchange for a role or job in a project. "Harvey Weinstein traveled in foreign commerce, knowingly recruiting or enticing Kadian offering her something of value, knowing that he would use this offer as a means to defraud, force or coerce her into a sexual encounter, the complaint adds".
"Everything will be taken care of for you if you relax."
He then started to rub her breast and buttocks, according to the suit. She cried out for him to stop, but Weinstein undressed her and forced her to perform sexual acts on him. "Mr. Weinstein has further confirmed that there were never any acts of retaliation against any women for refusing his advances".
Apple iPhone SE could be set for a comeback in 2018
Rumor has it, which is always the case with Apple , that we will be seeing an updated version of the iPhone SE next year. This is a substantial hike from Apple's older models, its iPhone 8 and 8Plus were priced at $699 and $799, respectively.
Twitter yanks verification badges from white supremacists
Robinson, the ex-EDL leader and outspoken critic of Islam, told HuffPost UK the move was a "blatant attack on free speech". In a phone interview, Spencer said he was anxious the move would lead to people like him being banned from Twitter .
Iran says it does not interfere in Lebanese state affairs
Hezbollah has said Saudi Arabia forced Hariri to resign in order to bring down his coalition government, which includes the group. France, Lebanon's onetime colonial ruler, has been trying to mediate in the crisis between Lebanon and Saudi Arabia.
Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced for Nintendo Switch
The first Valkyria Chronicle was released by Sega back in 2008 for PS3 platform, along with a sequel that followed in 2010 on PSP. As a last-ditch attempt at capturing the Imperial Capital, the Federation decides to initiate Operation Northern Cross.
Griffin hurt; Clippers hang on to beat Lakers 120-115
Last season, Griffin played in just 61 games after an injury and issue plagued 2015-2016 season limited him to just 35 games. Griffin is expected to return this season, which is good news after seeing how bad that injury looked.
Kushner Worried Mueller Will 'Get' Trump
Robert Mueller's team is apparently also looking into a number of meetings that Kushner tried to broker with foreign leaders. Then-candidate Trump disparaged the resolution one day prior to the United Nations vote and said it should be vetoed.