One of the accused - editor-turned-politician MJ Akbar, has rejected allegations levelled against him.
Judd accuses Weinstein of smearing her reputation by discouraging director Peter Jackson from casting her in 'The Lord of the Rings'.
This includes against actor Anthony Anderson, the star of the television comedy series 'Black-ish'.
'In his view, he has been falsely accused of rape,' his lawyer insists.
The disgraced film producer could be jailed between five and 25 years if convicted.
This follows a months-long investigation on several allegations of sexual assault against him.
The actress alleges the Hollywood producer ruined her career when she spurned his advances.
NY civil suit alleges that Weinstein Company failed to protect employees from its CEO.
UPDATED 12.25PM | 'No to letting him give me oral sex,' says Mexican-born Hayek.