Conflict Sinks Special Master Plan For Musk-Twitter Disputes

By Jeff Montgomery (October 3, 2022, 10:09 AM EDT) -- An "unanticipated conflict" scuttled plans to appoint retired U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Christopher S. Sontchi as special master for remaining discovery disputes in Elon Musk's attempt to terminate his $44 billion deal to buy Twitter, with Delaware Chancellor Kathaleen St. J. McCormick taking on some of his anticipated duties....

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