Ellen Pao, who rocked the tech world with her sex discrimination suit against venture capitalist firm Kleiner Perkins, has dropped her appeal in the case, reports re/Code.
Pao lost the jury trial earlier this year and says an appeal would be too costly for her to wage.
“I think I brought these important issues to … Read more
ABC7/KGO reports the courtroom became tense as attorney Lynne Hermle questioned Pao about her work history and her affair with co-worker Ajit Nazre.
Hermle: You discussed having children together?
Pao: Yes we … Read more
Ellen Pao took the stand in her sex discrimination case Monday against her former employer Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, reported ABC7/KGO.
The case is shining a spotlight on gender inequality in Silcon Valley.
Pao said she originally turned down the job because she was offered a position she considered too junior. She later … Read more
Former venture capitalist Ellen Pao is asking for $16 million in damages for Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers for gender discrimination, reports the Mercury News.
Pao says she was dismissed shortly after filing a written complaint about gender discrimination at the firm. At a hearing this week, Pao questioned former co-worker Aileen Lee about … Read more
Yang becomes the first Asian American ever to head the EEOC. She has served as vice chair since April and has been on the Commission since 2013.
She replaces outgoing Chair Jacqueline Berrien.
Prior to joining the Commission, … Read more
Indian American Vivek Wadha is leading the charge on what he calls the Twitter mafia, reports the Hindustan Times
The microblogging service is under attack for its lack of gender diversity on both its board and in its senior positions.
The increased attention on the popular service comes days after Twitter announced its IPO.
“The … Read more