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Elon Musk speaks during an unveiling event for the Boring Co. Hawthorne test tunnel in Hawthorne, California, on Dec. 18, 2018. (Photo: Robyn Beck/Pool via Bloomberg)

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission called for Tesla Inc.’s chief executive officer, Elon Musk, to be held in contempt of court Monday, over tweets Musk posted one day before the company’s general counsel, Dane Butswinkas, announced his departure.

Caroline Spiezio

Caroline covers the intersection of tech and law for Corporate Counsel. She's based in San Francisco. Find her on Twitter @CarolineSpiezio.

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