Disney reviews filming in Georgia if US abortion law takes effect

Disney is the second major US entertainment company this week to say it is reconsidering its activities in Georgia Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger said it would be “very difficult” for the United States-based media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people would not want to work in the state. Disney has filmed blockbuster movies in Georgia such as Black Panther and Avengers: Endgame, and it would be a blow to the state’s efforts to create production jobs if…

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JPMorgan settles biggest-ever anti-dad bias case

Payout resolves a 2017 complaint brought by ACLU alleging bank discriminated against a father seeking parental leave. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to pay $5 million to resolve a discrimination claim filed by a male employee who alleged the bank’s parental leave policy was biased against dads. The payout resolves a 2017 complaint brought by the American Civil Liberties Union alleging bias against Derek Rotondo, who had applied unsuccessfully for the 16-week parental leave benefit available to employees who are the “primary caregiver” of a new kid. JPMorgan doesn’t…

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