Huawei seeks more than $1 billion from Verizon for over 230 patents

The Nation | Jun 14, 2019 at 3:44 AM
  • Huawei Technologies has reportedly told Verizon Communications Inc that the carrier should pay licensing fees for more than 230 of the Chinese telecoms equipment maker’s patents, seeking more than $1 billion.
  • The patents range from core network equipment, wireline infrastructure to internet-of-things technology, the Journal reported.
  • On Wednesday, Huawei released a memo protesting the US’ attempts to throttle it, alleging that it was being targeted “simply for being Chinese”.