MENLO PARK (CBS SF) — A sex-bias suit against Facebook has been filed by the same firm representing Ellen Pao, who is suing Kleiner Perkins for discrimination.
Plaintiff Chia Hong claims she was made to organize parties and serve drinks to male colleagues at Facebook, duties she says were not in her job description. Hong also claims discrimination because she is Taiwanese.READ MORE: Trailers, RVs, Shed Burned at Industrial Yard in Oakland
Facebook released a statement, saying “in this case we have substantive disagreements on the facts, and we believe the record shows the employee was treated fairly.”READ MORE: Santa Clara Officials Open COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic At Local Farm
Hong is being represented by San Francisco firm Lawless & Lawless, one of two firms representing Ellen Pao. Ellen Pao is suing Kleiner-Perkins for $16 million.MORE NEWS: Four Arrested, Guns Seized During San Jose Saturday Night Sideshow Crackdown
Jurors in the Kleiner-Perkins case begin deliberating soon.