KPCB Under Fire: Ellen Pao Against Silicon Valley

Written by Gina Smith

Following Ellen Pao vs. KPCB? Here’s the full complaint.

aNewDomain — Following the Ellen Pao vs Kleiner Perkins lawsuit?

Here’s the complaint, readable in full below.

Kleiner Complaint by Gina Smith

Great analysis on this from today’s Sunday edition of The New York Times … the most intriguing tech article I’ve read all week hands down. Great job writing and reporting, David Streitfeld …

Lawsuit Shakes Foundation of a Man’s World of Tech


MEN invented the Internet. And not just any men. Men with pocket protectors. Men who idolized Mr. Spock and cried when Steve Jobs died. Nerds. Geeks. Give them their due. Without men, we would never know what our friends were doing five minutes ago.

But are these men trapped in the past even as they create the future?

That’s the debate that has sprung up here since Ellen Pao, a junior partner in her early 40s at the distinguished venture capital firm of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, filed a sexual discrimination lawsuit against the company … MORE HERE.