TikTok has recently assessed the options following the Trump administration’s EO. The US government had ordered the Chinese social platform to sell it to a US company; otherwise, it would be banned in the nation. In response to that, TikTok has recently confirmed that it will be taking legal action against the US administration over such an official directive.
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It has mentioned about the pending action, indicating to challenge the ‘order’. TikTok had disagreed with the claims and concerns from the administration throughout – however, both the parties failed to come to a solution. The company has been quoted saying, “what we encountered instead was a lack of due process as the Administration paid no attention to facts and tried to insert itself into negotiations between private businesses.”