CBS Picks 18 Recipients Of $20 Million Donation To Fight Against Workplace Sexual Harassment

CBS has picked 18 recipients of a previously announced $20 million donation to support the fight against sexual harassment in the workplace. The $20 million was deducted from the exit package of former CEO Les Moonves in September under a cloud of sexual harassment allegations. The company said the organizations “represent different critical approaches to combatting sexual harassment, including efforts […]

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Julie Chen officially leaves ‘The Talk’

A little more than a week after her husband Les Moonves stepped down as chief executive of CBS amid sexual misconduct allegations, Julie Chen signed off from a show she’s co-hosted on the network for nearly a decade. In a video message that aired on Tuesday’s edition of “The Talk,” which is on CBS, Chen told viewers that she is […]

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Les Moonves Says He Is “Deeply Saddened” To Leave CBS

Les Moonves issued a statement this evening, saying he is “deeply saddened” to be leaving CBS. The media company’s long-time chief executive claims the allegations against him, made by a dozen women in two separate New Yorker stories, are “untrue” and “not consistent with who I am.” Still, he and the company he formerly ran just made a $20 million […]

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Les Moonves’ Potential $100M CBS Payout Slammed By Time’s Up

As negotiations continue between CBS and the Redstone family dominated National Amusements over ending their legal battles and Les Moonves’ reign, Time’s Up are making it very clear today that they think the $100 million and more that the CEO is looking to receive as he exits could be better used elsewhere. “A man accused of rigorously reported allegations of […]

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The CBS board is reportedly negotiating a $100 million exit for CEO Les Moonves, as the investigation into sexual misconduct claims against him continues

Chris Pizzello/Associated Press CBS’ board is reportedly in settlement talks with CBS CEO Les Moonves regarding his exit from the company. Though Moonves’ contract entitles him to up to $180 million, the board is reportedly offering around $100 million given the ongoing investigation into sexual misconduct claims made against him. Moonves’ potential exit comes at a period of unrest for […]

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