TikTok being sued by Vietnamese tech firm for US$9.5 million over copyright infringement

//TikTok being sued by Vietnamese tech firm for US$9.5 million over copyright infringement

TikTok being sued by Vietnamese tech firm for US$9.5 million over copyright infringement

Vietnamese technology firm VNG is suing TikTok, the popular short-form video app, saying it does not have adequate licences for the songs being used in its videos, sources said on Monday.VNG is accusing the Chinese-owned company of using audio tracks owned by Zing, a VNG subsidiary, without the company’s consent, two sources familiar with the issue said.A legal document from the people’s court of Ho Chi Minh City seen by Reuters seeks damages from TikTok and demands that it ceases use of Zing’s…

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