HOMELAND SECURITY, DEFENSE AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER CLIENT ALERT: Intelligence Committee Calls for Expansion of CFIUS Jurisdiction

    View Authors 9 October 2012
    On October 8, 2012, the House Intelligence Committee issued a damning bi-partisan report on what it perceived to be national security risks posed by two Chinese telecommunications companies: Huawei and ZTE. The committee strongly recommended that U.S. government and government contractor systems, “particularly sensitive systems, should not include Huawei or ZTE equipment, including component parts.”