Musk/$TSLA: It's Just Not the $TWTR Lawsuit

A fair looking compendium of noteworthy lawsuits which Musk and $TSLA lawyers must busy themselves:

Grid headline: It’s not just Twitter. Lots of people are suing Elon Musk and his companies.

Sub-headline: Allegations range from sexual harassment to racism and deadly crashes.

Benjamin Powers

Technology Reporter

July 14, 2022…

Howard Fischer, a former senior trial counsel at the Securities and Exchange Commission and a partner at law firm Moses & Singer, said that while all companies have a lot of litigation, “in Musk’s case, it’s probably worse because he fosters an aura of noncompliance and disrespect for authority and for social norms.”

Fischer said that of all the lawsuits listed, he believes those posing the greatest risk to Musk and his enterprises are the ones relating to Twitter. Tesla and Alex Spiro, Musk’s personal lawyer, did not respond to requests for comment.

Here’s a roundup of active lawsuits experts say carry some of the more serious implications for Musk and his businesses: