Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Tesla CEO Elon Musk.
The lawsuit alleges that Musk’s relentless trolling on social media has caused Gates considerable emotional distress and damaged his reputation.
According to court documents obtained by this reporter, Gates claims that Musk’s tweets mocking him and Microsoft have caused him sleepless nights and anxiety.
Gates is also alleging that Musk’s comments have irreparably damaged his reputation as a technology pioneer and philanthropist.
In a statement released to the press, Gates said, “I’ve always been an admirer of Elon’s work, but his recent behavior on social media has gone too far.
His attacks on me and Microsoft are baseless and have caused me great emotional distress. I hope this lawsuit puts an end to their malicious behavior.
Musk, known for his flamboyant personality and unorthodox approach on social media, is yet to respond to the lawsuit. However, sources close to him say that he is taking the matter seriously and is confident that he will win in court.
Meanwhile, the tech world is buzzing with speculations about the outcome of the test.
Some are questioning whether this is just a publicity stunt by Gates to boost his image, while others are concerned that the lawsuit will further damage the reputations of two of the tech industry’s biggest names.
Whatever the outcome, one thing is certain: This is a lawsuit that will surely make headlines for months to come. Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.