Tiktok will file lawsuit against trump administration over executive order which force them to sell its subsidiary in US to be sold to US company or else it will shut them down.
TikTok confirmed Saturday that it plans to sue the Trump administration over an executive order that would effectively ban the app in the US, adding that it expects the legal action to happen this week.
"To ensure that the rule of law is not discarded and that our company and users are treated fairly, we have no choice but to challenge the Executive Order through the judicial system," TikTok said in an emailed statement
"Even though we strongly disagree with the Administration's concerns, for nearly a year we have sought to engage in good faith to provide a constructive solution," TikTok said in its statement Saturday. "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.
Microsoft and oracle are in talks with tiktok parent company bytedance to buy the US,australia,canada,new zealand operations.