More from ZDNET: "Attorneys representing a
group of current and former employees of
Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday they will file a $5
billion class action lawsuit against the world's
biggest software firm and its chairman Bill
Gates for alleged employment discrimination.
The complaint, scheduled to be filed
Wednesday on behalf of seven current and
former employees, will allege discrimination by
the company in evaluations, compensation,
promotions, wrongful termination and
retaliation, they said."
January 3, 2001