UK bans 5G Huawei equipment due to US sanctions

The UK’s Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has announced in the House of Commons that: Procurement in the UK of new Huawei 5G equipment affected by US restrictions on Huawei will be prohibited from 31 December 2020; Operators will be required to remove Huawei equipment from their 5G networks by 2027; and The existing ban on Huawei from the most sensitive …

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Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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