TikTok may mount legal challenge against US government’s August 6 ban of short video app by Monday

//TikTok may mount legal challenge against US government’s August 6 ban of short video app by Monday

TikTok may mount legal challenge against US government’s August 6 ban of short video app by Monday

TikTok is preparing to mount a legal challenge as early as Monday to President Donald Trump’s executive order prohibiting transactions with the popular short video app and its Chinese parent ByteDance, according to people familiar with the matter.Trump issued an executive order on August 14 that gave ByteDance 90 days to divest the US operations of TikTok. ByteDance has been making progress in talks with potential acquirers, including Microsoft and Oracle. Some of ByteDance’s US investors could…

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