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Erich Andersen as General Counsel, TikTok Hires Microsoft IP chief

Popular mobile video app TikTok told President Alex Zhu Friday that it appointed Microsoft’s attorney Erich Andersen to be global general advisor. Andersen was the Chief Counsel of Intellectual Property for Microsoft most recently and brought expertise in the field of TikTok when it develops its offerings in music. Last month, after more than 20 years at the tech giant, he announced his departure for LinkedIn. TikTok, owned by ByteDance,