Tesla and CEO Elon Musk violated labor laws, judge rules

Tesla and CEO Elon Musk violated labor laws, judge rules

A judge in California ruled Friday that Tesla, in 2017, violated the National Labor Relations Act several times by threatening employees and retaliating against them. The judge also found that a May 2018 Elon Musk tweet, where he said that joining a union meant giving up Tesla stock options, was also illegal.

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Tsila Noitan (Backer)
Tsila Noitan (Backer) 4 months

elon needs better Twitter discipline. is the bane of his existence. and unlike trump, his ill-advised tweets never benefit him.

J. S. Dietrich
J. S. Dietrich 4 months

CEO violates labor laws. Why am I not surprised?

Paul C
Paul C 4 months

Note to self: never use Twitter!

Alejandro Rodriguez
Alejandro Rodriguez 4 months

Man, everyone is always shitting on Elon, even the government!

Eric M
Eric M 4 months

if a union were to get involved stock options would be a point of negotiation so yes they could lose stock options. I don't see how that is illegal but I don't know, I'm not a lawyer.

OUTRAW mf
OUTRAW mf 4 months

I'm fine with unions but they need to be able to stand on their own. the government intervening is not cool

Tsila Noitan (Backer)
Tsila Noitan (Backer) 4 months

this is mostly driven by the oil lobby

Binx1
Binx1 4 months

Really.. he dose not technically tell his employees to there face.. IDK.. hes the CEO would that be his job? NO. managers below managers. and he could have just been joking on twitter. i hear twitter is full of B.S. it could br propaganda to get public to disagree and argue. for all we know. we know nothing really at all.

Obama
Obama 4 months

Fuck that piece of shit company.

michael zubas
michael zubas 4 months

Sounds like Tesla needs the UAW.

TheWired
TheWired 4 months

Am I the only one that is against this ruling? Unions can pound dirt and if you join one in my company, I will fire you.

GUYIVKS
GUYIVKS 4 months

tesla survives on 1,000,000,000s of taxpayers money worldwide, not bad for multibillonaire.

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