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Activision Workers Team Up to Police Harassment Settlement (1)

May 24, 2022, 8:46 PMUpdated: May 24, 2022, 9:19 PM

A group of Activision Blizzard Inc. workers on Tuesday said they formed a committee to ensure the game maker complies with its obligations under an $18 million deal with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and released demands addressing issues including parental leave, healthcare and recognition for transgender employees, and ending mandatory arbitration.

Under the deal, Activision reached with the federal agency in March, the company agreed to implement several changes geared at preventing workplace harassment, discrimination, and retaliation, including creating a toll-free hotline for anonymous complaints and anti-harassment training.

“We believe it is imperative that workers have a voice in ...