Elon Musk to Resign as Chair of Tesla Board but Remain CEO
01 October, 2018, 18:08 | Author: Mary Valdez
Elon Musk told Tesla employees that the company was on the cusp of making money, hours after he and the carmaker reached a settlement with the United States that steps up oversight of the chief executive officer's communications of material information.
Tesla has turned to an army of volunteers to help it meet ambitious third quarter vehicle production targets after a bruising few days for chief executive Elon Musk, who was forced to pay $20m in order to settle a dispute with United States regulators.
Neither Tesla nor Musk admitted wrongdoing under the settlement, which was reached two days after the regulator sued the billionaire over his tweeted claims to have had the funding and investor support to buy out stockholders at $420 a share. The funding had not been secured.
Musk and Tesla will each pay $20 million under the settlement, the SEC said in a statement Saturday.
In the Chicago suburb of Highland Park, more than 75 people crammed into Tesla's service center and another 50 or so waited outside.
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The $40 million in financial penalties "will be distributed to harmed investors under a court-approved process".
"Shareholders with Tesla will be able to go to sleep tonight knowing the Musk will remain at the helm of the company".
Musk, a co-founder of Tesla, is the company's largest stockholder, owning approximately 22 per cent of its outstanding shares. NY time, clawing back Friday's 14 percent plunge.
Stephanie Avakian and Steve Peikin, co-directors of the SEC's Enforcement Division, led the talks, taking the reins from the staff attorneys who worked the case, according two people familiar with the matter.
Furthermore, it adds: "Despite notifying the market in 2013 that it intended to use Musk's Twitter account as a means of announcing material information about Tesla and encouraging investors to review Musk's tweets, Tesla had no disclosure controls or procedures in place to determine whether Musk's tweets contained information required to be disclosed in Tesla's SEC filings".
Tesla shares took a steep dive last Friday, plunging 13.90% amidst news of the SEC's lawsuit against the outspoken CEO. With products like the Model S, Model X and, even with its production woes, the Model 3, it's easy to see why.
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