Underground network sneaking Nvidia chips into China in violation of US export controls

According to an extensive investigation by the Wall street Journal, a covert network of buyers, sellers and couriers are evading the administrations export contrrols and are secretly delivering Nvidia’s advanced chips into China. These chips are sought because of their capacity to handle very large computations needed to train artificial intelligence systems. The concern is that they will be used for miltary advancements in China.The journal reporters found that ore than 70 distributors are advertising online for Nvidia’s restricted chips. Many of the verified sellers contacted said they have supplies amounting to dozens of the high-end Nvidia chips each month. https://www.wsj.com/tech/the-underground-network-sneaking-nvidia-chips-into-china-f733aaa6

Jeffrey Newman is a whistleblower lawyer, whose firm represents whistleblowers in healthcare fraud cases under the False Claims Act (FCA) and also under the Securities and Exchange, FINCEN and CFTC whistleblower programs. He can be reached at Jeff@JeffNewmanLaw.com or at 617-823-3217