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Selling TikTok – Potential Challenges for Technology Transfer under the 2020 Chinese Export Control Law

17 Nov 2020
9:05 am
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Selling TikTok – Potential Challenges for Technology Transfer under the 2020 Chinese Export Control Law

A key part of TikTok’s success has been its sophisticated algorithms for making personalized video recommendations. On October 17, 2020, the Chinese government announced new export restrictions that cover computing and data-processing technologies such as text analysis, content recommendation, speech modeling and voice-recognition. This lecturette highlights the relevant provisions of the export restrictions and their potential impact on foreign sales involving technologies developed in China.