Kleiner Perkins Lawsuit Gives Inside View of Clubby Venture Capital World

Though it was widely known that the world of venture capital is dominated by male partners and funding recipients, a gender discrimination suit filed by a female employee of Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers has exposed a system that allegedly boosted male positions and compensation while excluding the company's female employees. Ellen Pao, 42, an investment partner with the firm, filed a lawsuit on May 10 alleging the firm engaged in gender discrimination against her and other female...Full Story
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