US court temporarily blocks TikTok prohibitions

A US federal court in the District of Columbia has granted TikTok’s motion for a preliminary injunction, which temporarily prevents the US Commerce Department from enforcing an order that would restrict US-based mobile app stores from providing services to TikTok. The restrictions were due to come into effect yesterday, 27 September 2020, at 11:59pm (see post). Commerce Department press release …

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Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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