Activision was sued by another federal agency and settled for US$18 million

Earlier today, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission File a lawsuit After three years of investigation into suspected workplace discrimination, a lawsuit was filed against Activision Blizzard. The EEOC lawsuit states that the agency issued a letter to Activision on June 15-nearly a full month before the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing filed the lawsuit-according to the Wall Street Journal, the two parties have been negotiating since then .

After the EEOC lawsuit surfaced, Activision issued a Press release Announcing an agreement with federal agencies. The agreement involves the establishment of a “US$18 million fund to compensate and make up for eligible claimants,” and any remaining cash will be provided to relevant charities.