A Securities filing disclosed Tuesday morning that billionaire Elon Musk plans to pursue his initial offer of $44 billion to buy Twitter Inc. private. This comes as a result of a legal battle which would have forced Musk to pay.

The agreement will end several months of turbulent lawsuits that damaged Twitter’s image and further fueled Musk’s reputation of reckless behavior. The agreement would put the richest person in the world in charge over one of the largest media platforms.

Musk is the CEO of electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc., will be taking over a company it first arranged to buy in April, but then changed his mind.

After the trading was suspended, Twitter shares increased 12.7 percent to $47.93 and Tesla shares increased by about 2.4 percent. With a price of $52, Twitter was up by nearly 22 percent.

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The announcement is made just days prior to Musk and Twitter fight in a square match at Georgetown the Delaware’s Court of Chancery on October 17. Twitter was planning to petition the court for ruling that would require Musk to conclude the deal worth $44 billion.

In a tweet via Twitter the day before, Musk declared his intention to enforce the agreement according to its initial terms in the case it transpires that the Delaware judge pushed back the proceedings. According to a source familiar by the twitter team, the judge requested both sides to file a follow-up report on Tuesday evening , during the court hearing.

It was unclear the reason Musk had decided to quit the fight. The removal of Musk was scheduled be made.

Musk’s message was noticed via Twitter The firm was expected to complete the deal with the original $54.20 amount, the spokesperson confirmed to Reuters.

After announcing a deal of $44 billion to buy Twitter on April 1, Musk claimed within a few weeks that the percentage that bots were a part of Twitter was far higher than Twitter’s estimation of less than 5% of its users. Bots are accounts that are automated which could lead to overestimating of the

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the number of users who are human number of human users, which is vital for determining the advertising costs and the overall value of the service.

Musk, one of Twitter’s most popular users, stated on July 1 that he may end the agreement due to Twitter had been misleading him about the company’s users and security of data.

On September 27 the legal team of Twitter announced that the records of two data scientists who work for Musk provided that their estimation of number of fake accounts on the platform to be between 5.3 percent to 11 percent.

Based on what we can discern None of these studies confirmed the claims of Musk claimed to have said. Musk said to Twitter and the public in his termination letter. Twitter lawyer Bradley Wilson testified in court.

Adam Badawi, a law professor at UC Berkeley, described the initial agreement as “a very seller-friendly agreement that would be very tough to get out of.” Musk admitted the fact that “in all likelihood” he will be forced to close the company at $54.20 for each share.

As per Eric Talley, a professor at Columbia Law School, Musk could be subject to a long list of questions in the event that he was asked about whether he provided

Twitter all the information that he was supposed to provided them, and also when the information was discovered on the bot count of his own side’s details.

A settlement that is at the initial price could make it easier for Musk to obtain financing to finance the deal. In theory, the backers who have committed to the deal could have left if Musk as well as Twitter had altered the price.

Since he has agreed to purchase Twitter, Musk has already sold shares of Tesla for $15.4 billion.¬†Though he’s stated there are no plans of selling any shares of Tesla shares, a number of experts believe he’ll sell it to raise funds to finance Twitter’s acquisition. Twitter acquisition.

If the parties be able to agree on the original terms the deal could be completed within the next few weeks, considering the fact that Twitter has already received shareholder approval to sell to Musk. Twitter revealed in June the wait for antitrust clearance had been completed and the transaction could be completed.


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