Going to court versus settlement

The Kleiner Perkins litigation shows there is more to a case than a favorable jury verdict. A former general counsel recently asked me about the discrimination suit that Ellen Pao brought against her former employer, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Wouldn’t it have been easier to just...

18 Feb
Has the people’s car lost its volk?

I am one of the Volk – the millions of consumers who are impacted by the Volkwagen scandal. Before buying my 2011 diesel Jetta, I read reviews and talked to an engineer friend, looking for assurance that this car would be good on gas mileage...