"Moonves was quoted in the New Yorker as saying that he "may have made some women uncomfortable by making advances", which he called mistakes that he regretted immensely, but that he understood "'no" means "no'" and had never used his position to harm anyone's career.
The school said in a statement: "The USC School of Cinematic Arts has suspended Lee Moonves from its Board of Councilors".
White was the chair of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission until 2016 and a former United States Securities and a former U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of NY from 1993 to 2002.
The investigation by the law firm Debevoise & Plimpton will be led by Mary Jo White, a former chair of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, CBS said.
A statement from CBS reporting on actions taken by the board did not mention Moonves by name.
Moonves released a statement Friday in response to allegations in The New Yorker, saying, "Throughout my time at CBS, we have promoted a culture of respect and opportunity for all employees, and have consistently found success elevating women to top executive positions across our company".
CBS declined to comment Tuesday.
The board also has created a special committee of board members to oversee the investigation.
There had been speculation that Moonves would step down as CEO until the investigation was complete. The allegations include complaints of forced kissing, unwanted sexual advances and career retaliation against women who rebuffed him.
Corporate governance experts said there could be several reasons why CBS's board may not want to fire Moonves, including its fiduciary duty to shareholders to minimize the company's legal liabilities. CBS fears that the head of National Amusements, Shari Redstone, will try to combine CBS and Viacom.
CBS is facing an industry roiled by consolidation.
Last quarter, CBS said CBS All Access and Showtime streaming services combined had 5.3 million subscriptions, on track to exceed CBS' goal of 8 million US subscriptions by 2020. Viacom shares, conversely, have risen 3 percent during that time on investor expectations that the chances of a merger with CBS have increased. The services continue to "gain momentum", Bernstein analyst Todd Juenger said in a note to clients.
The airline posteda statement online: "We have the sad duty to announce that one of our Ju-52 aircraft had an accident today". FILE - In this Saturday, May 30, 2009 photo Mount Piz Segnas and the Atlas, back right, are pictured in Switzerland.
It also stated that any future increases in the Bank Rate are likely to be at a gradual pace and to a limited extent. Impact on Bank Fixed Deposits With an increase in policy rates, bank deposit rates are expected to rise as well.
In 2000, he treated former United States president Mr Bush for an irregular heartbeat after he complained about light-headedness. Main suspect Joseph James Pappas , 62, shot himself after being confronted by police in Houston on Friday morning.
The BlackBerry Evolve featured with vertically placed dual camera sensors and dual-tone LED flash on the back side. The phone also supports wireless charging option and users will get wireless charging adapter in the box package.
Indonesian authorities have issued a tsunami warning for the city, as the natural disaster struck with 7.0 magnitude. East and north Bali felt tremors, but so far there have been no travel restrictions put own by the Foreign Office.
While Dominick Cruz may have something to say about that, he has certainly provided ample evidence to support his claim. The luminaries at cageside included Matt Damon, Chris Pratt, Miles Teller, Mickey Rourke and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
He is, however, expected to be fit by the time the Blues' 2018/19 Premier League season opener comes around. Asked if he expects the 29-year-old to be part of his midfield this season, Sarri said: "Yes I do.
But Seagal, star of Under Siege , Above the Law and Hard to Kill has faced criticism for his bromance with the Russian leader. For more than a decade Seagal, who according to his own website is 66, has been a regular visitor to Russian Federation .
Ma received her passport just prior to checking in at the airport after arriving in America with a tour group, authorities said. In addition, they are trying to learn whether Ma has family in the USA and trying to determine who and where her parents are.