Riot Games, a gaming unit of Chinese firm Tencent, said late Monday it would pay $100 million to resolve allegations by a group of women and California government investigators over systemic sex discrimination and harassment at the company. Riot said it would pay $80 million to around 2,400 females—an average of $33,333 per person—who worked at the company in the past seven years, and agree to...
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