Earlier this week a Model 3 was spotted filming a self-driving demo ahead of Tesla’s autonomy investor event on Monday. Curiously, we heard about this through a TSLA short-seller. As it turns out, discussion following this tweet in the TSLA short community ended up focusing on the possibility of intentionally causing accidents in order to discredit Tesla ahead of the event.
But that’s not all. According to a legal filing by Tesla in Alameda county courthouse yesterday, found by enn_nafnlaus on twitter, the individuals behind the short-seller’s twitter account have engaged in a pattern of harassment and stalking of Tesla property and employees and Tesla has officially sought a restraining order against them.
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Author: Jameson Dow