Chipotle sued for insider trading, misleading investors

Top executives and company's board of directors named as defendants.

Repercussions from the nationwide Chipotle foodborne illness outbreaks continue for the company.

A lawsuit filed by shareholders in Colorado in April and first reported by Colorado Public Radio alleges, among other things, that Chipotle executives, including co-chief executive officers Steve Ells and Montgomery Moran, also a director, as well as chief operating officer Jack Hartung and the board of directors, overpaid themselves, receiving in excess of $224.6 million. The lawsuit b

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