How NDAs Help Some Victims Come Forward Against Abuse

Dec 03, 2017, 03:46 PM

When allegations of Harvey Weinstein’s abhorrent behavior dating all the way back to the 1980s were revealed, many asked how he could have gotten away with it for so long. One answer was the Weinstein Company’s reliance on non-disclosure agreements in its employment contracts, prohibiting staff from speaking out about anything that could harm the reputations of the company and its leaders.