Of course these lawsuits could just be attempts to shake down the company or generally make things difficult for Tesla. But it is not surprising that this highly political, and crony, company is seeing such troubles. Elon Musk has embraced a very high profile and as such he has drawn much scrutiny.
He reminds us of another high profile political celebrity…
Meanwhile, ex-employees have filed two whistle-blower complaints with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, alleging retaliation and the coverup of a drug ring … And at least four Tesla shareholders have accused the company of fraud and market manipulation—and one wants everyone who purchased Tesla securities after that tweet to join his case.