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Riot Games to Pay $10 Million in Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

This is Niche Culture. In this column, we regularly cover anime, geek culture, and things related to video games. Please leave feedback and let us know if there’s something you want us to cover! A new report (via the LA Times) has confirmed Riot Games have settled their ongoing gender discrimination lawsuit. The lawsuit, which originally started in 2018, alleged that systemic discrimination had been occurring at the company and that Riot Games violated the California Equal Pay act. The lawsuit, which Riot settled back in August of this year, will…

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Riot Games Settles Gender Discrimination Lawsuit For $10 Million

[quads id=10] Got a news tip? Is there something you think we should be reporting on? Email news@usgamer.net. League of Legends studio Riot Games has agreed to a proposed settlement of $10 million over a gender discrimination suit levied against the company. Several outlets are reporting that the fund will be collectively distributed to every woman who has been employed by the company at any time over the past five years. The suit came in light of a massive Kotaku investigation into a culture of sexism at Riot Games, which…

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