WeWork Paid $2 Million to Whistleblower Threatening to Expose Sexual Harassment, Rampant Drug Use

February 24, 2020
More scandals at WeWork now revealed. In 2018, a woman who formerly worked in WeWork's real estate business sent the company a 50 page document that alleged drug use, sexual harassment and pay discrimination. The document threatened a lawsuit at a time when WeWork was in the middle of fundraising. WeWork ultimately paid the woman $2 million to stay quiet and forced her one time boss out of the company. Meghan Morris, Senior Finance Reporter at Business Insider, joined Cheddar to discuss.
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