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Microsoft hires external lawyers to review its sexual harassment policies, including the handling of allegations against Bill Gates

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Microsoft founder Bill Gates. Jens Büttner/picture alliance via Getty Images
Microsoft's board said it has hired a law firm to review its harassment and discrimination policies.
The review will include misconduct allegations against Bill Gates, which the board reviewed in 2019.
Shareholders demanded an independent review at the company's last annual meeting.
Microsoft's board announced Thursday that it has hired an external law firm to investigate how it deals with sexual harassment. The board said in a press release that the chosen firm, Arent Fox, will conduct a review of its sexual...
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