Elon Musk Cites Twitter Whistleblower in New Letter Seeking to Scrap Deal

Legal professionals for Elon Musk despatched a brand new letter to Twitter once more in search of to terminate his $44 billion settlement to purchase the social-media platform, this time citing latest allegations made by whistleblower Peiter Zatko, Twitter’s former chief safety officer.

Mr. Musk and his legal professionals initially despatched a letter to Twitter on July 8 in search of to desert the deal, although Twitter has since challenged the validity of that discover. Final month, Twitter sued Musk over his try to stroll away from the deal. A five-day nonjury trial is scheduled to happen in Delaware Chancery Court docket in October.