Sexual Harassment News: USC Tyndall Settlement, Placido

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Payout date set in Tyndall settlement


Payouts to the patients of former campus gynecologist George Tyndall will be disbursed April 6, according to a statement released by the Tyndall settlement class counsel Wednesday.

As part of the settlement approved Tuesday, the University will fund tiered payouts ranging from $2,500 to $250,000 for Tyndall’s nearly 18,000 former patients. A panel of three experts comprising a gynecologist, a forensic psychologist and a court-appointed special master will decide the value of each payout for class action members who choose to enter an impact statement detailing Tyndall’s abuse, provide evidence of misconduct or submit to an interview with the panel. read more »

Plácido Domingo Walks Back Apology on Harassment Claims

“I have never behaved aggressively,” the opera star said, just days after apologizing to his accusers.

The focus on Mr. Domingo’s behavior started last year, when the The Associated Press reported accusations of sexual misconduct from nine women. read more »