Ellen Pao could take the stand today in her suit against Kleiner Perkins — here’s what she’ll probably talk about


Ellen Pao could take the stand as early as Thursday in her gender discrimination suit against Kleiner Perkins, where she used to be a junior partner. Pao is seeking $ 16 million from Kleiner, alleging she was retaliated against after having an affair with another partner. She also claims Kleiner failed to prevent discrimination from occurring at the firm. Kleiner Perkins has denied Pao's allegations. Lynn Hermle, its lead attorney, has repeatedly emphasized that Pao didn't have the necessary skills Read more [...]

Shell to pay for relocation of departing chief


Peter Voser to move back to his native Switzerland from The Hague and will continue to be paid his yearly salary until he leaves in MarchShell is to pay relocation costs for its outgoing chief executive Peter Voser to move back to his native Switzerland after he quit to spend more time with his family.The oil company did not disclose the cost of his relocation from The Hague Latest financial, market & economic news and analysis | theguardian.com Read more [...]