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Twitter has sued Elon Musk for walking away from his plans to purchase the company and it’s hard to see how Musk gets out of this unscathed. Twitter’s deal lawyers negotiated a pretty ironclad agreement, Musk’s complaints fail basic logic, and Delaware law is roundly against him. But other than that, he’s doing great! We also talk about the value of impeaching Supreme Court justices for lying during the confirmation process — even if there’s no hope of removal — and we chat about the value of a good video deposition angle.

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Elon Musk Teases Tortious Interference Lawsuit Over Twitter Boycotts Because He's Not A Lawyer... And Is A Moron

'Keep digging' is good advice for the Boring Company... less sound when you're in trouble over your social media company.

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Writing The Book On Business: Elon Musk Has Had Enough Legal Troubles That This Law School Is Teaching A Class On Them

What makes me want to work with Tesla? I've been chronicling this guy's court run-ins since I was a 0L!

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Twitter’s Rapid 180 Degree Reversal On Acquisition By Musk Evidences Poor Corporate Leadership

It took less than three months for Twitter’s leadership to go from taking grave measures to keep Musk from acquiring the company to suing him to try to force him to acquire the company.

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Elon Musk Blames Hiring Law Firm He Personally Hates On An 'Error' Because He Has No Idea What He's Doing

Elon Musk uses even the most mundane business decision into fodder for retribution.


Law Professor Pinpoints Elon Musk's Latest Problem: Cash

Wu-Tang said it best: cash rules everything around me.