As famous by Bloomberg, Delaware Chancery Court docket Decide Kathaleen St. J. McCormick dominated in favor of former Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal, former lead coverage officer Vijaya Gadde, and different executives, as Twitter “violated its duties to cowl authorized bills generated by their work for the corporate.”
In April, Agrawal and Gadde filed a lawsuit against X for allegedly failing to pay for his or her authorized payments, together with payments for Gadde’s look earlier than the Home Committee on Oversight and Reform. X has solely paid round $600,000 of the quantity owed, Bloomberg stories, with the corporate’s lawyer saying X officers obtained “sticker shock” after they noticed the “fairly extreme” $1.1 million authorized invoice from Gadde’s legal professionals.
Whereas Decide McCormick agreed that $1.1 million is some huge cash, she nonetheless dominated within the former Twitter govt’s favor. “I’ve reviewed the quantity in query, and though it’s excessive and possibly increased than most people want to pay, it’s not unreasonable,” Decide McCormick mentioned, in line with Bloomberg.”