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Ex-StanChart Lawyer Fights Bank Over Wolf-Whistles, ‘Hairgate’

  • Simon-Hart described sex, race discrimination in Dubai offices
  • Lawyer said Dubai compliance officer stroked her hair
Images of BEA, HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank Branches Ahead Of Earnings Results
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Standard Chartered Plc chief Bill Winters has said that the bank, plagued by allegations of misconduct, must overhaul its culture. Now it’s battling a former lawyer in court who said she suffered from sex and race discrimination.