Harvey Weinstein was on Thursday night (23) understood to be nearing a $44m settlement with plaintiffs including accusers of sexual misconduct, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.
The sum includes Weinstein’s many creditors who are owed money by The Weinstein Company (TWC), and New York’s attorney general.
The settlement allocates $30m to plaintiffs: the women who alleged sexual misconduct, the numerous creditors of TWC, and Weinstein’s former staff. The remaining $14m will be used to pay legal fees.
None of the payment will