Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver on May 27. Photo: ReutersHuawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver on May 27. Photo: Reuters
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver on May 27. Photo: Reuters

Meng Wanzhou convinced HSBC that Iran dealings were ‘above board’, but she was ‘deceitful’, says Canadian filing

  • Acting on behalf of the US, Canadian lawyers to argue that HSBC relied on a fraudulent pledge that Huawei had severed its relationship with an Iranian supplier
  • Huawei CFO is fighting extradition to the United States, which had sanctions in place against business dealings with Iran

Topic |   Huawei
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver on May 27. Photo: ReutersHuawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver on May 27. Photo: Reuters
Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver on May 27. Photo: Reuters

Corrected [1:19am, 4 Aug, 2020]

  • [1:19am, 4 Aug, 2020]

    An earlier version of this story incorrectly reported that witnesses against Meng Wanzhou would be called on August 17. The hearing scheduled for August 17-21 in the Supreme Court of British Columbia is related to document disclosure and evidentiary privilege, not the extradition itself. Canada will not be calling witnesses at this hearing.

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