The answer may surprise you! When it was announced that Elon Musk bought Twitter, I had a billion and one questions for Andrew about it. Andrew being Andrew, he commenced deep-diving and turned up a ton of interesting info about this deal and the legality around deals like this. And to his surprise… it’s FAR from a done deal! Listen in for the dive so deep that it actually will require a surprise bonus episode! This is part 1, part 2 will be out as soon as thomasly possible to edit and release it!
Links: Surely We Can Do Better Than Elon Musk, Elon, you have no idea what the hell you’re talking about, 15 US Code Chapter 2B – SECURITIES EXCHANGES, 17 CFR Part 240, 17 CFR § 243.100 – General rule regarding selective disclosure, 17 CFR § 243.101 – Definitions, Form 8-K, 17 CFR § 240.10b-5 – Employment of manipulative and deceptive devices, Basic, Inc. v. Levinson, 485 U.S. 224 (1988), Twitter’s 8k, material agreement with Musk
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