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Class-action Lawsuit on Nike: 'Where Women are Devalued and Demeaned'

August 09, 2018

Jeff Manning, The Oregonian

Jeff Manning of the Oregonian, writes about Markowitz Herbold's recent gender bias class action law suit filed against Nike. 

Four women are suing Nike, claiming their former employer has for years perpetuated a culture of unequal compensation and sexual harassment.

The class-action lawsuit, filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court in Portland, is among the first to hit the Washington County company since a wave of complaints about pay disparities and bullying managers became public earlier this year. In response, the company parted ways with at least 11 executives in March and April, though it never publicly accused them of anything.

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