Daily Archives: August 8, 2018, 12:52 pm

Did Elon Musk Violate Securities Laws With Tweet About Taking Tesla Private? – The New York Times

But it was Mr. Musk’s “funding secured” statement on Twitter that may put the iconoclastic founder most at risk. He provided no details about how much funding had been secured, from whom or under what conditions. His email to employees did not mention anything about the funding. “That’s a clear factual statement,” said John C. Coffee Jr., a professor at…

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SEC Charges U.S. Congressman and Others With Insider Trading

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced the filing of insider trading charges against Congressman Christopher Collins, the U.S. Representative for New York’s 27th Congressional District, his son, Cameron Collins, and a third individual, Stephen Zarsky. In a parallel action, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York today announced related criminal charges. via SEC.gov | SEC…

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