KPCB Fired Partner Over Gender Bias Suit, Atty Says

Law360, New York (October 3, 2012, 4:44 PM EDT) -- A venture capitalist intends to add an additional retaliation charge to her gender discrimination and employment harassment lawsuit against Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC after she was terminated earlier this week, her attorney said Wednesday.

Partner Ellen Pao was told on Monday to clean out her office and not to return to KPCB's San Francisco headquarters, her attorney Alan B. Exelrod of Rudy Exelrod Zieff & Lowe LLP said. Although she is still technically on KPCB's payroll, she was told that within the next 30...
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