"Mr. Weinstein and his lawyer have confirmed the essential points of the story", the spokesperson added.
Following the Times' report Thursday, Weinstein's attorney, Lisa Bloom, said in a statement that "he denies numerous accusations as patently false".
Marc Lasry, Dirk Ziff and Tim Sarnoff have all resigned from The Weinstein Company's board following the New York Times report where the allegations were published.
After an initial statement in which Weinstein apologised for his behaviour, his attorney Charles J Harder subsequently put out a statement saying the newspaper's story was defamatory because it relied on "mostly hearsay accounts and a faulty report".
'I believe you' Oscar-winner Brie Larson responded to the allegations by saying she stood "with the courageous survivors of sexual assault and harassment... as always".
Musician and potential GOP Senate candidate Kid Rock took a strong stand Friday in defense of the women who have accused Hollywood titan Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct.
Shortly after explaining that "Harvey has authorized me to be very forthright because he is ashamed of his behavior", Bloomtold Stephanopoulos some of what she's teaching Weinstein in response to his request that she "tutor" him.
Weinstein, who is co-chairman of the Weinstein Company, announced Friday that he is taking an indefinite leave of absence immediately.
According to the report, the Oscar-winning producer and Miramax co-founder invited several actors and female employees to various hotels for business meetings but behaved inappropriately when they arrived.
Some iPhone 8 Batteries Reportedly Swelling
Apple is known for their safety and consumer priority standards, we await what findings Apple gets out of their investigations. Other notable mentions are Bluetooth v5.0 (everything running the Snapdragon 835 SoC) and Samsung Galaxy S8's Gigabit LTE.
F1 Raceweek: Vettel needs to close Hamilton gap in Japan
Alonso faces a 35-place penalty from wherever he qualifies after Honda made a full power unit change on his vehicle overnight. While Bottas stayed in the garage in second practice, Hamilton felt it important to give the spectators something to watch.
Trump Waives Jones Act for Puerto Rico Relief
As of Thursday morning, 10,114 people were in 160 shelters in Puerto Rico, FEMA said. "There was no connection", Velazquez said. And with Puerto Rico's energy infrastructure out of commission, possibly for months, Sunnova's panels aren't able to help.
Injured Smith doubtful for Australia's T20 opener
The skipper's absence will be a huge blow for the Australian side, who were humiliated in the recently concluded ODI series . India returned to their regular limited-overs opening combination with Shikhar Dhawan reuniting with Rohit Sharma.
Officials: Gunman had at least 23 guns in room
Authorities say a woman who was a companion of the Las Vegas shooter is considered a person of interest and is out of the country. If the event is staged next year, she said she will be there. "The band ran off stage and it was pandemonium", said Bessette.
Should Bump Stock Modifications on Guns be Allowed?
That's the device the Las Vegas gunman used which allows semi-automatic weapons to fire nearly like an automatic. But the NRA said it was calling to " immediately review whether these devices comply with federal law".