Voice of America: China Threatens to Put American Tech Giants on Its ‘Unreliable Entity List’

May 18, 2020

O’Melveny analyzed the creation of China’s “unreliable entities list” and how it might affect companies with operations in both the US and China, this article reported. China responded to a new US ban targeting telecom giant Huawei by threatening to retaliate through a series of countermeasures, including putting US companies like Apple, Qualcomm and Cisco on an “unreliable entity list” that would seriously impede their sales in Chinese markets, Voice of America reported. The article also noted it is a difficult position: comply with US law and be in violation of Chinese law, or vice versa.

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