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Robert Jackson was appointed to the SEC in January 2018 by President Donald Trump.

After Elon Musk’s tweets landed Tesla in hot water, an SEC heavyweight is looking to shore up the regulator’s social-media rules

SEC commissioner Robert Jackson was unhappy with what Elon Musk and the SEC agreed to earlier this year, ending their months long legal battle.
Jay Clayton is sworn in to testify at a Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on his nomination of to be chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. March 23, 2017.

The SEC just approved a massive change to how brokers give financial advice

The SEC voted to adopt a new investment standard for brokers. The new standard will require brokers to act in the "best interests" of clients.

The SEC is reportedly investigating whether Boeing was transparent enough with shareholders about problems with the 737 Max

The SEC is investigating whether Boeing gave shareholders sufficient information about problems with its 737 Max aircraft, Bloomberg reported.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk and the SEC reach agreement requiring him to have an ‘experienced securities lawyer’ preapprove his tweets about Tesla’s b...

The settlement calls for Musk's communication via social media, press releases, and investor calls to be preapproved by a securities lawyer.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk leaves Manhattan federal court after a hearing on his fraud settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in New York City, U.S. April 4, 2019.

A judge gave Elon Musk and the SEC one more week to come to a new agreement about how to monitor the CEO’s tweets

Elon Musk's months-long fight with federal regulators could finally come to an end next week.
Tesla Inc. CEO Elon Musk exits after attending for an S.E.C. hearing at the Manhattan Federal Courthouse in New York, April 4, 2019.

Judge orders Elon Musk to meet with the SEC ‘for at least one hour’

The Tesla CEO was in federal court in New York on Thursday as part of his ongoing spat with government regulators.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Elon Musk said he’ll probably reach a new settlement with the SEC in the next 2 weeks

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he will probably settle with the SEC over its motion to have him held in contempt of court.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk leaves Manhattan federal court

Judge orders Elon Musk and the SEC to put on their ‘reasonableness pants’ and work things out

"My call to action is for everyone to take a deep breath, put your reasonableness pants on and work this out," Judge Alison Nathan said.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

The SEC revealed the punishment it wants Elon Musk to face if he violates the terms of their settlement in the future

It does not appear that the Securities and Exchange Commission will seek to bar Elon Musk from serving as Tesla's CEO.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk arrives at Manhattan federal court for a hearing on his fraud settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in New York City, U.S. April 4, 2019.

Here’s how Elon Musk’s tussle with federal regulators went down in court

The billionaire showed up in New York federal court on Thursday to argue his case with federal regulators.