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Jury Returns Verdict for Male Employee Unable to Promote into All-Female Management

MARCH 3, 2015. A state-court jury today awarded our client both lost wages and pain and suffering following a verdict finding that the Florida Department of Children & Families discriminated against him on the basis of his gender.   295 more words


Top venture capitalist soured on employee around time she filed sex bias case

A top Silicon Valley venture capitalist testified Tuesday that he initially fought his partners to keep a female employee they thought wasn’t up to the job. 1,077 more words


Women Pushed Aside as China Modernizes, Gender Inequality in the Eastern World

From the New York Times that came with the papers today, written by: D. K. Tatlow and M. Forsythe…

Beijing—Fresh out of college, Angela Li was proud of her job as a teller at the state-owned China Everbright Bank—it wasn’t exciting, but it has prospects.  660 more words


Revelations About Mary Meeker and Questions From the Jury in Pao/Kleiner Perkins Trial

Day Five in the blockbuster gender discrimination lawsuit filed by Ellen Pao against her former employer, the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, was a transitional day. 884 more words


Former venture capitalist acknowledges not investigating sex harassment claim

A former venture capitalist at high-profile Silicon Valley investment firm testified Monday that he did not investigate allegations of sexual harassment by a female employee because he was worried about her privacy. 610 more words


Buses Showed Signs Of Tampering Say Bus Drivers In Lawsuit

ESCANABA, Mich. (AP) – Three Upper Peninsula school bus drivers say in a gender discrimination lawsuit that their buses showed signs of tampering.

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Re/wind: Kara Swisher Talks With Hillary Clinton, Net Neutrality's Big Win and More

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A bunch of stuff happened this week in Silicon Valley, including tectonic policy shifts and a high-profile gender discrimination trial ensnaring one of tech’s biggest VC firms. 504 more words