In this news, we discuss the U.S. court agrees to expedite government TikTok app store ban appeal.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday agreed to expedite a Justice Department appeal against a ruling preventing the government from banning new downloads of TikTok from U.S. app stores.
On September 27, U.S. District Judge Carl Nichols in Washington issued a preliminary injunction prohibiting the U.S. Department of Commerce from ordering Apple Inc. AAPL.O and Alphabet Inc.’s Google GOOGL.O app stores. remove the Chinese-owned short video sharing app. by new users. A U.S. appeals court in Washington said all briefs must be presented by Nov. 12 with oral arguments to follow.
Reporting by David Shepardson
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