Kangxin Partners P C

Beijing Office

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Chairman: Samson G Yu
Managing Partner: Samson G Yu
Number of partners: 11
Number of lawyers: 16
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 globally including Beijing, Xi’an, Germany, the United States and Japan. Its client base includes domestic Chinese enterprises and international companies from around the world. 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.

At Kangxin, the firm focuses on its clients’ best interests; a business practice which sets Kangxin apart from other IP firms in China. Its efforts have earned the company numerous accolades including: “Top Honors” from Chambers and Partners, Legal 500, Managing Intellectual Property and World Trademark Review.

With dedicated teams specialising in IP litigation, enforcement, patents, and trademark prosecution, Kangxin remains a driving force for intellectual property protection in China and throughout the world. At Kangxin, practitioners are highly professional, client focused, and efficient. The firm recruits IP professionals from across China and abroad to join Kangxin’s team. There is currently more than 400 staff across Kangxin’s offices, 200 of who 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.

7 partners, 243 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]

3 partners, 64 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]

2 partners, 16 fee earners based in Beijing
■ Representation of OTIS Elevator in trademark infringement and unfair competition 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 cooperration with local offices.

Main Areas of Practice:

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

- 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