China’s ZTE agrees $1.4bn settlement to lift 7-year denial of US export privileges

On 16 April 2018, the US Department of Commerce announced that it had activated a 7-year denial of export privileges order in respect of Chinese telecoms company ZTE (Zhongxing Telecommunications Equipment Corporation and ZTE Kangxun Telecommunications Ltd) (previous blog). On 13 May 2018, President Trump tweeted that, following talks with President Xi of China, he had instructed the Department of...

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Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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