//Robert De Niro accuser searching for to dismiss actor’s swimsuit in opposition to her

Robert De Niro accuser searching for to dismiss actor’s swimsuit in opposition to her

The girl who sued Robert De Niro for office gender discrimination has filed a movement searching for to have “The Irishman” star’s lawsuit in opposition to her dismissed, court docket papers present.

Graham Chase Robinson is asking a New York Supreme Court choose to drop a lawsuit filed by one in every of de Niro’s production companies, Canal Productions, Inc., in August, or to place the case on maintain till her personal case in opposition to the longtime actor and political firebrand is dealt with.

In court docket papers filed late Monday, Robinson’s authorized workforce argued “that Canal’s preemptive strike was an act of unlawful retaliation” and known as the movie firm’s request for $6 million in aid “clearly extreme,” one in every of her spokespersons stated.

Robert De Niro seems in “The Irishman.”

“Canal’s lawsuit in opposition to Ms. Robinson is retaliatory and abusive, and it shouldn’t be allowed to proceed,” stated one in every of Robinson’s attorneys, Alexandra Harwin, on Tuesday.

Representatives for De Niro didn’t instantly reply to FOX Enterprise’ request for remark.

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Robinson slammed the 76-year-old actor with a swimsuit in October claiming he harassed her and discriminated in opposition to her for being a girl – then retaliated in opposition to her when she instructed him of her plans to take authorized motion.

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She was 25 years outdated when she began with the corporate in 2008 and labored with De Niro till April 2019. Throughout her tenure, she rose by the ranks from govt assistant to director of productions and vice chairman of manufacturing and finance.

Graham Chase Robinson (Sanford Heisler Sharp)

“Ms. Robinson has no alternative however … to ship him a message: the Harvey Weinsteins of this world ought to notice their method is extinct. You possibly can not intimidate ladies. You possibly can not threaten them,” her different legal professional, Jeremy Heisler, instructed FOX Enterprise on the time.

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Robinson stated the  Hollywood star handled her like his “workplace spouse,” the October lawsuit states, and typically went ballistic on her.

Amongst these duties, De Niro directed Ms. Robinson to place away his boxers, dangle up his garments, wash his sheets, vacuum his condo, set his desk, mend his clothes, and choose presents for his kids.

– Graham Chase Robinson v. Robert De Niro and Canal Productions, Inc.

In a single instance, De Niro allegedly known as her a “spoiled brat” in an express voicemail when she didn’t reply his cellphone name, in accordance with the swimsuit.

“How dare you f—— disrespect me?” he stated within the voicemail, in accordance with the swimsuit, and likewise instructed her: “You’re f—— history.”

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De Niro’s legal professional, Tom Harvey, dismissed the claims on the time, saying: “The allegations made by Graham Chase Robinson against Robert De Niro are beyond absurd.”

Robinson’s workforce stated as soon as De Niro discovered his former worker was taking authorized motion, the multimillionaire struck first and filed a $6 million lawsuit of his personal in August 2019 underneath his firm identify, Canal Productions, accusing the previous worker of stealing a whole lot of hundreds of firm {dollars} earlier than out of the blue resigning. The swimsuit additionally alleges Robinson lied to receives a commission for 96 unused trip days and in a single occasion watched 55 episodes of “Buddies” on Netflix throughout work hours.

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In line with the lawsuit filed by Canal Productions, she was paid a wage of greater than $175,000 in 2017, greater than $225,000 in 2018 and $300,000 in 2019.