Tencent escalates legal battle against TikTok owner ByteDance over copyright infringement of popular anime series

//Tencent escalates legal battle against TikTok owner ByteDance over copyright infringement of popular anime series

Tencent escalates legal battle against TikTok owner ByteDance over copyright infringement of popular anime series

Tencent Holdings has significantly increased its damages claim against Douyin, the Chinese version of ByteDance’s TikTok short video app, for alleged copyright infringement of a popular anime programme airing on the Shenzhen-based internet giants video channel, according to Chinese media.In an updated motion filed to the Chongqing No 1 Intermediate People’s Court earlier this month, Tencent upped its infringement claim to 800 million yuan (US$123 million) from the previous 61.6 million yuan,…

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