The negotiations do not appear to be part of a larger deal with Huawei, which was hit with additional charges in the case in February.
Ottawa believes the best move right now is none at all, sources say.
Meng is wanted in the United States on fraud charges, which she and Huawei deny.
Her lawyers say the U.S. president intends to use her as a bargaining chip.
The Chinese company remains hopeful Ottawa will buy its equipment.
Canada's relationship with China has been tested by the arrest of Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou.
The Huawei executive's extradition case will be moving forward.
It’s unclear who was behind the protest-for-hire.
Her lawyers argued that the fraud allegations against her are a "facade."
Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor have been held for a year.