TikTok to file lawsuit against Trump Administration over order of banning app

Vastavam web: Tik Tok planning to take US President Trump to court for banning app in United States. Chinese App Tik Tok plans to file the federal lawsuit on Tuesday. plans to file the federal lawsuit on Tuesday. The Tik Tok Reports that TikTok will argue Trump’s action is unconstitutional because it didn’t give the company a chance to respond and challenges the president’s use of national security as his justification for the far-reaching ban.

In executive orders signed Thursday night, Donald Trump threatened financial restrictions for the Chinese corporate owners of social media apps WeChat and TikTok, demanding that they sell the apps’ U.S. businesses to American companies within 45 days. This ban could lead to TikTok’s more than 1,000 U.S.-based employees having their pay frozen during this uncertain economic time. Also, people who willfully break the ban once the 45-day period expires could face a $300,000 fine as well as criminal punishment.