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Tesla replaces general counsel after just 2 months

Tesla is set to replace its general counsel with its current vice president of legal, Jonathan Chang, per the Wall Street Journal. Dane Butswinkas, a longtime Washington trial lawyer who worked as Tesla's general counsel for two months, will be returning to law firm Williams & Connolly.

What to watch: Tesla's former CFO Deepak Ahuja left the company last month, following a string of more than 50 executive departures last year.

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