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US Department of Justice charges Huawei with conspiracy to steal trade secrets

February 13, 2020

Via: TechSpot

This news comes straight from the horse’s mouth — the DOJ published a press release discussing its decision today. The alleged Huawei subsidiaries impacted by this investigation include Huawei Device Co. Ltd., Huawei Device USA Inc. Futurewei Technologies Inc., and Skycom Tech Co. Ltd.

Huawei’s CFO, Wanzhou Meng, is also being directly targeted by the DOJ. The organization believes Huawei and its subsidiaries have been conducting a “decades-long” effort to “misappropriate” intellectual property from “six” unknown US tech companies, in an effort to grow their own business.

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