US revokes prohibitions on Tik Tok and WeChat

The US has issued Executive Order (E.O.), “Protecting Americans’ Sensitive Data from Foreign Adversaries”, which revokes and replaces E.O.s 13942, 13943 and 13971, thereby revoking the prohibitions on transactions relating to TikTok and WeChat that have been the subject of litigation. See previous post, post and post. Letter to Speaker and Fact Sheet. The new E.O. calls on the Secretary …

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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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