Tencent headquarters in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen. Photo: AFP
Tencent headquarters in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen. Photo: AFP
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Tencent escalates legal battle against TikTok owner ByteDance over copyright infringement of popular anime series

  • Tencent has filed 168 copyright infringement claims against ByteDance-owned Douyin since June this year, seeking total damages of 3 billion yuan, according to local media report
  • The copyright disputes between Tencent and Douyin come amid Beijing’s intensified scrutiny over content on short video platforms

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Tencent headquarters in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen. Photo: AFP
Tencent headquarters in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen. Photo: AFP
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