New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Monday announced his office has opened an investigation into the film studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein to examine whether the company violated state civil rights laws, or New York City Human Rights Law.

Schneiderman’s office subpoenaed The Weinstein Co. to investigate whether the allegations of sexual harassment against its co-founder is a broader issue within the company, according to a person familiar with the matter but not authorized to speak publicly.

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