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Musk Effort to Void Twitter Buyout Sets Up Delaware Court Fight

  • Twitter says it will take legal action to enforce transaction
  • Musk must convince judge Twitter kept info on bots from him
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Twitter Assembles Legal Team to Sue Musk
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Elon Musk’s move to dump his $44 billion deal for Twitter Inc. sets the stage for a titanic legal battle in a Delaware court that typically frowns on efforts to back out of merger agreements.

Minutes after Musk disclosed his intention to exit the deal, Twitter Chairman Bret Taylor responded with an unequivocal threat to take the world’s richest person to court.