"If we were forced to remove Huawei from the network, we would need to go to the 32 percent of base stations that are now using Huawei for radio and replace all of those with somebody else's technology and then deploy 5G on top of that", Petty told reporters. The charges include conspiracy to steal trade secrets, attempted theft of trade secrets, wire fraud and obstruction of justice. They say that Huawei-with Meng personally involved-misled US banks about the relationship between Huawei and Hong-Kong based Skycom Tech, which did business with Iran. We have also invested substantially in the American telecommunications industry, including by establishing partnerships with hundreds of USA companies.
USA authorities "have hacked our servers and stolen our emails" but have presented no evidence to support their security claims, Guo said. He complained Washington was "sparing no effort to smear" the company.
Washington's campaign to persuade allies to shun Huawei threatens to block access to major markets as phone carriers prepare to invest billions of dollars in fifth-generation equipment. The case, which analysts see more as a public relations move, is but the latest in an intensifying effort by the telecommunications company to fight U.S.security concerns, which Huawei argues are unfair and unfounded.
Chinese technology business Huawei is taking the United States to court.
"Maybe the US government incorrectly believes it would benefit from the suppression of Huawei".
In line with American security concerns, Australia blocked Huawei from its networks while countries including New Zealand and Germany are mulling whether to follow suit. "No contrary evidence has been offered".
The government's Supply Chain Review is now examining whether the controversial Chinese company should play a part in the rollout of super-fast 5G, amid security concerns and United States pressure for a complete ban.
Huawei, based in Shenzhen, near Hong Kong, is a leading developer of 5G, along with rivals Nokia Corp. of Finland and Sweden's LM Ericsson. He also said it would delay the release of 5G communications.
Huawei has about 40 percent of the global market for network gear. It says it supplies 45 of the world's top 50 phone companies and has contracts with 30 carriers to test 5G wireless technology.
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Huawei Technologies Ltd. announced the legal action on Thursday.
China's government arrested two Canadians, a former diplomat and a businessman, on December 10 in what was widely seen as an attempt to pressure Canada to release CFO Meng.
The case strained Canada's relations with China, which this week accused two arrested Canadians of stealing state secrets and blocked Canadian canola imports. Meng and other Huawei executives also began to avoid travel to the United States, prosecutors say.
Reacting to the accusations, media recluse and company founder Ren Zhengfei has rolled out a charm offensive in a series of interviews.
At a routine briefing Thursday, a Chinese foreign ministry spokesman noted that the Chinese government has also objected to the law. They say that might oblige Huawei and other tech companies to install "backdoors" in equipment to allow eavesdropping.
This marks the second lawsuit Huawei has filed in North America in less than a week.
But legal experts said Huawei faces long odds getting past a motion to dismiss, noting the Kaspersky case was thrown out before discovery.
The company also has launched a public relations campaign overseas.
Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang said he had no information on whether China's government may also seek legal action against this US law, but added Huawei's move is "totally reasonable and totally understandable".