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Elon Musk Sues OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman Over Alleged Breach of Contract

Tech mogul Elon Musk has filed a lawsuit against OpenAI and its CEO Sam Altman, among others, alleging breach of contractual agreements stemming from Musk’s involvement in founding ChatGPT in 2015, Reuters reported on Thursday. According to the lawsuit filed in San Francisco, Musk accuses Altman and OpenAI co-founder Greg Brockman of deviating from the original mission of creating a nonprofit, open-source organization focused on developing artificial intelligence (AI) technology for the betterment of humanity. Musk’s legal team contends that OpenAI’s pursuit of profits contradicts the initial agreement. …