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Former SoulCycle Executive Files Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit

5 monthes ago   |   By Forbes

She was laid off 32 days after giving birth.
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SoulCycle's ex-CEO allegedly said 'paternity leave is for pussies,' according to a new lawsuit filed by an exec who was fired 32 days after giving birth

SoulCycle's ex-CEO allegedly said 'paternity leave is for pussies,' according to a new lawsuit filed by an exec who was fired 32 days after giving birth

5 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

A former SoulCycle executive filed a complaint saying that the company discriminated against her for being pregnant.
In a complaint filed with the Equal Opportunity Commission in New York, Jordan Kafenbaum said that she was demoted after revealing that she was pregnant, and then fired 32 days after giving birth.
The complaint also alleges that former SoulCycle CEO Melanie Whelan told a senior vice president that, "Paternity leave is for pussies."
A SoulCycle representative said in a statement the company "strongly disagrees with the accusations" and "intends to vigorously defend...
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