Former technician files suit claiming she was passed over for jobs by less-qualified men during her seven years at Microsoft.
Pao says it's time to move on after more than three years in a closely watched legal battle against storied venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins.
Apple, along with Dow Chemical and Levi Strauss & Co., voices its support for non-discrimination legislation that would establish federal equality for LGBT Americans.
Women may win lawsuits alleging bad behavior in the court of public opinion, but not necessarily where it matters.
Pao gives her first two in-depth interviews since losing her high-profile case, talking about the impact of the trial, her thoughts on Silicon Valley and whether she'll appeal.
Dozens of tech leaders speak up, joining Apple, Salesforce and Yelp honchos in criticizing so-called religious freedom laws being considered across the country.
His latest statement, in a Washington Post op-ed, warns of a wave of legislation pending across the US that could discriminate against the LGBT community.
After a second round of deliberations, the jury gives a decisive victory to prominent venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, which was being sued for gender discrimination by former junior partner Ellen Pao.
A funny thing happened as the jurors walked to the courtroom. One juror changed his vote, throwing the whole verdict into disarray.
The potentially landmark Silicon Valley trial nears its end, with closing arguments expected Tuesday.