SEC

Report: Facebook’s Data Deals Under Criminal Investigation

According to a recent report from the New York Times, tech giant Facebook is under criminal investigation for a number of data deals with other major tech firms. The New York Times recently reported that federal prosecutors are conducting a criminal investigation

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 10: Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a combined Senate Judiciary and Commerce committee hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. Zuckerberg, 33, was called to testify after it was reported that 87 million …

Tesla’s Former Security Ops Manager Provides Whistleblower Info to SEC

Tesla’s former head of the Global Security Operations Center & Investigations, Sean Gouthro, has reportedly filed a whistleblower submission with the SEC in relation to his time at Tesla, including new details about Musk’s infamous “funding secured” tweet.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is puzzled

Tesla Closes Retail Stores, Announces $35K Model 3

Elon Musk’s Tesla revealed this week that the company is closing all of its retail stores and only selling cars online, while also finally released the $35,000 Tesla Model 3, and slashing prices on most other models at the same time.

Tesla names board director to replace Musk

SEC Asks Judge to Hold Elon Musk in Contempt for Tesla Boasts

The SEC has asked a federal judge to hold Tesla CEO Elon Musk in contempt over his recent production boasts, claiming the embattled CEO has “not made a diligent or good faith effort” to comply with the settlement he agreed to. 

Elon Musk speaking to a Tesla audience

Tesla CEO Elon Musk: ‘I Do Not Respect the SEC’

In an interview on 60 Minutes, Sunday, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk declared, “I do not respect the SEC,” after settling with the government agency in September over a Twitter post accused of constituting “fraud.”

The Associated Press

Tesla Appoints Robyn Denholm from ‘Musk’s Inner Circle’ as Chairman

Following the appointment of Robyn Denholm as the chairman of Tesla’s board, replaced CEO Elon Musk. The move was a requirement of Musk’s settlement with the SEC over his infamous “funding secured” tweet, but she will not take over the chairman spot for six months.

The Associated Press

WSJ: Tesla Faces FBI Probe of Production Figures

The Wall Street Journal published an article Friday stating that the probe into Elon Musk’s Tesla has deepened as the FBI aims to determine whether or not the company misstated its vehicle production figures.

Brilliant, brash and volatile, Elon Musk faces new challenge

Elon Musk: Short-Selling Stocks Should Be Illegal

As Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s settlement agreement with Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) awaits finalization, the erratic billionaire claimed Thursday that stock short-sellers are “value destroyers” and called for the practice to be outlawed.

Automaker Tesla to remain a public company, CEO Musk says