The former British Commissioner for Children is suing TikTok on behalf of millions of children in Europe and the United Kingdom. Once convicted, TikTok will face a fine of billions of dollars.
Anne Longfield argued through her lawyers that the Chinese company obtained children’s personal and biometric information without sufficient warning or prior consent. Nor will children and parents know what will happen to all this personal data.
This fee applies to all children in the UK and Europe who use TikTok after May 25, 2018. Those who do not want to participate can log out. Therefore, they did not have a chance to win some of the fines that Longfield and his legal team were pursuing. Each child may cost hundreds or thousands of euros, According to the BBC.
law office Scott and Scott He is the legal representative of the former Children’s Commissioner.This British Commissioner for Children It is an official agency with a budget and mandate to protect children’s rights.
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