Organisation: TikTok

TikTok fined €345 million

Ireland’s Data Protection Commission has found that TikTok failed to adequately protect children’s data, after the EDPB stepped in to resolve disputes between member state regulators.

15 September 2023

Montana argues its TikTok ban protects residents’ data

The Montana Attorney General's Office has urged a federal court to reject requests from the app and its users to delay a ban on TikTok from going into effect next year.

22 August 2023

EDPB issues binding decision on TikTok fine

The European Data Protection Board has resolve disagreements between European authorities about Ireland’s enforcement action against TikTok.

03 August 2023

Platforms fight social media harm claim

Meta, Google, TikTok and Snapchat have argued that plaintiffs are ignoring recent US Supreme Court section 230 decisions in their attempt to shift liability for harmful third-party content to the platforms.

06 July 2023

TikTok fights UK children’s data fine

TikTok has filed an appeal against a £12.7 million (€14.5 million) penalty issued by the UK privacy regulator over claims the platform unlawfully processed children’s data.

19 June 2023

TikTok China data sharing questioned by second DPA

Italy’s data watchdog has sent questions to TikTok over China’s alleged access to user data, despite Ireland’s Data Protection Commission conducting an apparently parallel probe.

13 June 2023

Tesla responds to spying claims: US Privacy and Cybersecurity Alert 12 June 2023

Tesla says a vehicle spying class action must be dropped or arbitrated; the CFPB explores financial institutions’ chatbot privacy risks; and Ice Miller’s data security and privacy practice leader jumps to Greenberg Traurig.

12 June 2023

TikTok and other US online bans could create additional risk

Attempts to block access to TikTok and other online services pose significant corporate and consumer challenges that may heighten data privacy and cybersecurity risks.

26 May 2023

TikTok lawsuit attacks Montana ban

TikTok has sued Montana to block the state’s decision to ban the app, arguing that the measures against it are unconstitutional and based on “unfounded speculation.”

23 May 2023

TikTok children’s data decision referred to EDPB

European regulators will review the Data Protection Commission’s probe into TikTok’s processing of children’s personal data, after the Irish authority was again unable to reach a consensus on a draft decision.

22 May 2023

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