"Just want to (sic) that the Shortseller Enrichment Commission is doing incredible work".
The SEC has responded by denying any plans for a name change, but won't be drawn on the content of the Tweet.
Peter Henning, a Wayne State law professor who was formerly an SEC attorney, said: "It certainly shows his pique at having to settle".
The SEC had alleged that Musk did not have the estimated $25-50bn needed to make that deal happen.
Musk also dragged BlackRock Inc. into his long-running dispute with short sellers, claiming that the fund manager was reaping heavy profits by lending shares they hold to this group of investors.
Shares in Tesla closed down 4.4%, and fell further in after hours trading following Mr Musk's tweet.
Einhorn's assessment of the Tesla CEO's motives should be taken with a grain of salt, however - he and Musk have battled each other through Musk's tweets and Greenlight's investment letters. "Maybe a 420M fine would have been more appropriate?" one Twitter follower said.
As part of the settlement, Tesla executives are meant to monitor Musk's posts in the interest of the company and investors.
Tesla investors will be watching and hoping that the additional information provided in the letter will be enough for the judge to approve the settlement.
While the board has not engaged in any "serious" discussions of who should be the chairman, some members of Tesla's board of directors have proposed 21st Century Fox CEO James Murdoch take over the role of chairman following Elon Musk's settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission. "If he doesn't want to put that deal at risk, he ought to pay attention to cars instead of Twitter".
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Coincidentally or not, Musk's mocking tweet came about 15 minutes after the closing bell, making it less likely to be accused of violating regulations on corporate communications.
But in 2014, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned Rakoff's rejection of a $285 million SEC settlement with Citigroup Inc, saying he should have given "significant deference" to the regulator.
"He'll blame the board for taking him out, or the SEC for derailing his genius", Sonnenfeld said.
For many of us, these portable computers have become our main camera, making photo quality a priority when picking a new ... While Pixel 2 XL tends to still retain some of the skin texture, on the iPhone XS, the skin does appear to be smoother.
Floyd Mayweather has offered to help Conor McGregor prepare for his upcoming fight against UFC 229 opponent Khabib Nurmagomedov . First, Mayweather is 11 years McGregor's senior at 41 and secondly, he came into Money's world and got the fade handed to him.
Japan's transportation ministry said Toyota had reported three malfunctions locally related to the issue, but no accidents. Power steering and braking would still work but a stall at a fast speed could increase risks of a crash.
But Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova dismissed the new accusations on Thursday, calling them "big fantasies". On April 13 they parked a vehicle carrying specialist hacking equipment outside the headquarters of the OPCW in the The Hague.
Lisa Murkowski , on Friday for announcing her intent to vote "no" on Judge Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court . Democrat Joe Manchin voted for cloture, which meant that Vice President Pence did not have to be brought in to break a tie.
For the study , published in the journal PLOS ONE , researchers interviewed more than 400 adults every night for two weeks. It's also pretty reassuring the person you're sharing a hug with doesn't hate you.
But, when Kohli reached the triple-digit figures, Pant already had 87 runs to his name and was himself aiming for a hundred. And at the end of day's play, Jadeja admitted what is meant for him scoring a hundred after nine years of global cricket.
He asked the then-homeowner about it who told him it was a meteorite which the farmer had discovered on the property in the 1930s. Now the Smithsonian museum is considering buying the space rock, and it could fetch as much as $100,000, the release says.
Sportswear company, Nike, has said it is " deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations " facing Cristiano Ronaldo . He left Spain after nine years for Juventus , a move that cost the Italian club 112 million euros (then $132 million).
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Senate, and with the two key senators choosing to vote in favor of Kavanaugh, the confirmation looked locked-in late on Friday. The president claimed billionaire financier George Soros, a frequent target of conservatives, was behind their demonstrations.
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Judge Kavanaugh, meanwhile, expressed regret for his angry testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee a week ago. While the " cloture " vote is just a procedural step, it's the first time the full Senate has voted on Kavanaugh.