How Elon Musk might turn around his desperate fight against Twitter

How Elon Musk might turn around his desperate fight against Twitter

Elon Musk is angling to force Twitter to hand over a group of key employees for questioning — and the legal maneuver could be the mogul’s last and best hope in a desperate fight to scrap his $44 billion takeover deal. Twitter’s shares have rallied more than 20% over the past month to close at … Read more

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

Centi-billionaire Elon Musk provoked Twitter and challenged the company’s CEO Parag Agrawal to a “public debate” about fake accounts and spam in the midst of a contentious legal battle over a $44 billion acquisition. Musk filed a bid with the Securities and Exchange to acquire Twitter back in April this year. After the companies agreed … Read more

Twitter-Musk drama escalates in legal filings claiming bad behavior

Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a debate on bots

The Twitter-Elon Musk saga continued this week, as the two parties traded barbs in legal filings ahead of a five-day trial that’s scheduled to start Oct. 17. Newly released legal documents from lawyers representing Musk in a countersuit against Twitter claim the social media company engaged in a scheme to “mislead investors” by providing false … Read more

Elon Musk to countersue Twitter in attempt to scrap $ 44B buyout

Elon Musk to countersue Twitter in attempt to scrap $ 44B buyout

Elon Musk plans to file a counter-lawsuit against Twitter in the coming days – the tech billionaire’s latest attempt to scrap his $ 44 billion agreement to buy the social-networking giant, a source close to the case told The Post. The purpose of the countersuit would be to push a Delaware Court of Chancery judge … Read more

Crypto lender Celsius is a ‘fraud’ and ‘Ponzi scheme’, lawsuit claims

Crypto lender Celsius is a ‘fraud’ and ‘Ponzi scheme’, lawsuit claims

Celsius on Thursday was sued by former investment manager Jason Stone, as pressure continues to mount on the firm amid a crash in cryptocurrency prices. Stone has alleged, among other things, that Celsius CEO Alex Mashinsky (above) was “able to enrich himself considerably.” Piaras Ó Mídheach | Sportsfile for Web Summit | Getty Images Crypto … Read more

Heard’s lawyers try to poke holes in Depp’s libel lawsuit

Heard’s lawyers try to poke holes in Depp’s libel lawsuit

Attorneys for actor Amber Heard spent much of last week trying to portray her ex-husband, Johnny Depp, as a jealous and drunken abuser who can only blame himself for his nose-diving Hollywood career. Since Heard concluded her testimony in a Virginia courtroom Tuesday, her lawyers have presented witness testimony from people who were once close … Read more

Why Johnny Depp’s lawyers ‘celebrated’ Amber Heard’s Kate Moss mention

Why Johnny Depp’s lawyers ‘celebrated’ Amber Heard’s Kate Moss mention

Johnny Depp’s lawyers were spotted fist-pumping when Amber Heard suddenly brought up Kate Moss during her testimony last week – because the name-drop has the potential to help their case. The gesture by attorney Benjamin Chew in the Fairfax, Virginia courtroom was a “celebratory acknowledgment,” a source close to Depp confirmed to The Post Tuesday. … Read more

Faceview scanner Clearview agrees to limits in court settlement

Faceview scanner Clearview agrees to limits in court settlement

CHICAGO (AP) – Facial recognition startup Clearview AI has agreed to restrict the use of its massive collection of face images to settle allegations that it collected people’s photos without their consent. The company in a legal filing Monday agreed to permanently stop selling access to its face database to private businesses or individuals around … Read more