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Netflix fires employee for leaking 'sensitive material' on Dave Chappelle special

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Netflix said Friday that it had fired an employee for disclosing confidential financial information about what it paid for Dave Chappelle’s comedy special "The Closer," which some condemned as being transphobic.The employee, who wasn't named, shared "confidential, commercially sensitive information outside the company," a Netflix statement said."We understand this employee may have been motivated by disappointment and hurt with Netflix, but maintaining a culture of trust and transparency is core to our company," the statement said.The statement said the information was referenced in a Bloomberg news article, which reported that Netflix spent $24.1 million on "The Closer," which first aired last week.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Netflix said Friday that it had fired an employee for disclosing confidential financial information about what it paid for Dave Chappelle’s comedy special "The Closer," which some condemned as being transphobic.The employee, who wasn't named, shared "confidential, commercially sensitive information outside the company," a Netflix statement said."We understand this employee may have been motivated by disappointment and hurt with Netflix, but maintaining a culture of trust and transparency is core to our company," the statement said.The statement said the information was referenced in a Bloomberg news article, which reported that Netflix spent $24.1 million on "The Closer," which first aired last week.
Netflix are planning a walkout in protest of the company’s co-CEO defending comedian Dave Chappelle’s "The Closer" special on the streaming platform. The announcement comes as one trans employee was suspended - and later reinstated - for crashing a quarterly business review meeting she was not invited to attend. "Trans Lives Matter.

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