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Snapchat said to have $10B valuation on Kleiner Perkins investment

The venture-capital investment firm has made an investment of up to $20 million in the ephemeral message service, according to The Wall Street Journal.

By August 26, 2014

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Kleiner Perkins founder: We didn't even look at Jobs and Wozniak

Venture capitalist pioneers Tom Perkins and Don Valentine dish out details about running into Steve Jobs, their worst investments, and attending board meetings in hot tubs.

By September 11, 2013

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Kleiner's Ellen Pao doesn't quit despite the lawsuit

Weeks after launching a gender discrimination lawsuit against venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins, Ellen Pao says she has no plans of quitting as junior partner.

By June 5, 2012

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Kleiner's Doerr denies gender discrimination allegations

Kleiner Perkins' powerful partner John Doerr issues a statement that refutes the claims in a junior partner's suit and defends his firm's commitment to diversity.

By May 30, 2012

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Ellen Pao, former Kleiner Perkins junior partner, joins Reddit

Ellen Pao, who last year filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Silicon Valley's most powerful venture capital firm, gets a new job.

By April 11, 2013

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Ellen Pao says she has been fired by Kleiner Perkins

The VC's junior partner sued her employer in May, alleging she endured five years of retaliation for rebuffing sexual advances from senior partners.

By October 3, 2012

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Snapchat warns users outside apps 'can't be trusted'

Snapchat tells its more than 100 million users that some third-party apps pose a threat. But the photo-sharing service doesn't address why outsiders were able to connect to Snapchat in the first place.

By October 14, 2014

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Judge denies Kleiner bid to arbitrate sex discrimination case

Silicon Valley venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers loses an effort to arbitrate a case brought by junior partner Ellen Pao.

By July 20, 2012

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Judge tentatively nixes arbitration in Kleiner Perkins sexism lawsuit

In a preliminary ruling, a California judge rejects the venture capitalist firm's bid to move the gender discrimination lawsuit brought by a junior partner into third-party arbitration.

By July 9, 2012

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Tinder settles sexual harassment lawsuit with former exec

A lawsuit from a former employee accused the dating app's co-founders of condoning a "frat-like" environment, in which she was called disparaging names.

By September 8, 2014