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Jury decisively says Ellen Pao lost sexual-discrimination case against Kleiner Perkins

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.

By March 27, 2015

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Ellen Pao v. Kleiner Perkins trial kicks off with mudslinging

In the high-stakes Silicon Valley case of he-said, she-said, lawyers for both sides argue over whether an atmosphere of gender discrimination persisted at Kleiner Perkins.

By February 24, 2015

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Juror kerfuffle leads to high drama in Ellen Pao discrimination trial

A funny thing happened as the jurors walked to the courtroom. One juror changed his vote, throwing the whole verdict into disarray.

By March 27, 2015

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Lawyers hammer each other during Pao v. Kleiner Perkins closing arguments

The closely watched sex discrimination case is winding down, but both sides know that whatever the jury decides could have far-reaching implications.

By March 24, 2015

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Ellen Pao trial ends on plea for gender equality in the tech industry

After hearing compelling closing arguments, the jury now gets to decide the winner in Silicon Valley's highest-profile sex discrimination case.

By March 25, 2015

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Activision CEO reprimands EA 'mudslinging'

Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg said at Gamescom yesterday that EA is wrong for throwing 'insults' at Activision's Call of Duty franchise.

By August 18, 2011

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eBay founder lashes out at Carl Icahn

The war of words between eBay and Icahn escalates as founder Pierre Omidyar jumps into the fray.

By February 27, 2014

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Carl Icahn accuses eBay board of conflicts of interest

The activist investor lashes out at the board for alleged transgressions and at CEO John Donahoe's "ineptitude in addressing them." What's eBay's reaction?

By February 24, 2014

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Microsoft pulls "wide of the mark" ads slamming new iPhones

Microsoft went on the offensive against Apple, then pulled a reverse ferret and yanked the ads in question.

By September 14, 2013

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Samsung, HTC and LG trade insults after mobile awards bash

The three companies took to Twitter to lay into each other following a mobile awards bash in London. Fight fight fight!

By June 8, 2013