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Kangxin Partners P C

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Chairman: Samson G Yu
Managing Partner: Samson G Yu
Number of partners: 14
Number of lawyers: 20
Languages: Chinese, English, French, German, Japanese, Korean

Firm Overview:
Since its establishment in 1994, Kangxin has grown into a leader amongst IP law firms in China, with five offices located in Beijing, Xi’an, Japan, Germany, and the United States. The firm’s client base includes international companies from China, the United States, and Europe. Kangxin represents many different businesses, including start-ups, well-known domestic entities, and Fortune 500 multinationals. Each year, Kangxin grows exponentially while continuing its focus on providing exceptional intellectual property services. Kangxin achieves these service goals through continuous, internal, professional training.
Kangxin’s focus on clients’ best interests has set them apart from other IP firms in China.
The firm’s efforts have earned the company numerous accolades including: “Top Honours” from Chambers and Partners, World Trademark Review, and Managing Intellectual Property. Kangxin has a service-centric culture, allowing the company to place the utmost value on their clients.
With dedicated teams specialising in IP litigation, enforcement, patents, and trademark prosecution, Kangxin remains a driving force for intellectual property protection in China and around the world.
Practitioners at Kangxin are highly professional, client focused, and efficient. Kangxin recruits IP professionals from across China and abroad to join its team. The firm currently has more than 421 staff across its offices, 227 of whom are specialised IP professionals. Kangxin is a full-service IP firm and organised into several specific divisions. Each division has the expertise to meet a client’s particular needs in this ever-changing intellectual property enforcement market.

Patents:
- Patent Research & Analysis
- Patent Prosecution
- Patent Re-examination & Invalidation
- Patent Portfolio Management Counselling
- Patent Enforcement
- Patent Licensing & Transaction

Trademarks:
- Trademark Search & Analysis over Registrability & Availability to Use
- Advising on Chinese Equivalents of Latin Trademarks
- Trademark Prosecution
- Trademark Enforcement
- Trademark Opposition & Cancellation
- Trademark Portfolios & Management
- Counselling
- Copyright Recordal & Enforcement
- Computer Software Recording
- Domain Name Registration & Dispute Resolution
- Licensing & other Commercial
- Transaction Services

Legal Practice:
- Investigation
- Infringement Litigation
- Unfair Competition Litigation
- Trade Secret Litigation
- Enforcement
- Patent Administrative Action
- Customs Enforcement
- Internet & E-commerce Enforcement
- Dispute Resolution
- Due Diligence
- Negotiation in IP Dispute
- Domain Name Dispute Arbitration
- IP Licensing
- Patent Pledge

Main Areas of Practice:

Patent:
8 partners, 250 fee earners based in Beijing
Representation of ZTE in patent invalidation case
Representation of Boeing in patent filing and prosecution case
Contact: Shirley Dong
Email: [email protected]

Trademark:
2 partners, 40 fee earners based in Beijing
Representation of Dior in trademark opposition and invalidation cases
Representation of Bvlgari in trademark opposition and invalidation cases
Contact: Gloria Q Wu
Email: [email protected]

Legal:
3 partners, 22 fee earners based in Beijing
Representation of ARMSTRONG in administrative action case
Representation of Mitsubishi in patent infringement case
Contact: Gary G Wu
Email: [email protected]

International Work:
The firm has representative offices in Germany, the United States and Japan. Business operations will be conducted through cooperation with local offices.