Kangxin Partners, PC

Kangxin Partners, PC is a leading IP firm licensed by the SIPO and the SAIC in China.

Since its establishment in 1994, Kangxin has grown into a leader among IP law firms in China, with five offices located in Beijing, Xi’an, Japan, Germany and the United States. Kangxin’s broad client base includes domestic Chinese enterprises and international companies. The firm represents a wide range of businesses, including start-ups, well-known domestic entities and Fortune 500 multinationals. Each year, Kangxin grows exponentially while continuing its focus on providing exceptional IP services.

Kangxin’s professionals focus on the best interests of their clients; a business practice which sets the firm apart from other IP firms in China. The IP experts’ efforts have earned the company numerous accolades, including top honours from Chambers and Partners, Asia Law and Practice and Managing Intellectual Property (MIP). According to MIP, Kangxin filed the most Patent Cooperation Treaty applications in China and the fourth highest number worldwide in 2016 with 1,182 Patent Cooperation Treaty applications.

With dedicated teams specialising in IP litigation, enforcement and patent and trademark prosecution, Kangxin remains a driving force for IP protection in China and throughout the world.

Patents

Since the firm opened in 1994, patent applications filed by Kangxin have had a success rate of over 90% – one of the highest percentages in China. Kangxin’s patent practice is routinely recognised by leading industry publications.

The patent team is divided into the electronics, chemistry and life sciences and mechanics groups. Each division is composed of experts in the fields of chemistry, electronics, life sciences, pharmaceuticals, biotech, communications, computer technology, mechanics and many others. With a strong team of experienced professionals, Kangxin provides specific IP insight and practical advice to clients across a wide range of industries.

Trademarks, copyright and domain names

With attorneys experienced in both Chinese and international law and practice, Kangxin is recognised as having one of the strongest trademark practice groups in China.

Kangxin understands that trademark and copyright protection is the essence of a client’s business. The firm’s professionals are ready to help clients determine the optimum strategy for complete protection of their IP rights across the entire lifecycle of a product or brand, and will work with them to enforce these rights in the event of third-party conflicts and counterfeiting.

Kangxin’s expert services would not be complete without domain name protection professionals. Domain name issues can be common, and protecting this intellectual property is essential to brand protection, especially in the fast-paced world of the Internet. Kangxin has extensive experience in domain name registration and dispute resolution, and is ready to represent clients in negotiations with third parties and other domain name-related disputes.

IP enforcement

Kangxin’s legal practice covers a wide variety of IP disputes, including those relating to patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, unfair competition and technology transfer disputes.

Kangxin’s senior patent attorneys have over 20 years of practical field experience, while its professional litigation attorneys are IP specialists with backgrounds particularly suited for IP litigation.

Several of Kangxin’s litigation professionals previously worked at the SIPO; while others have served in the provincial high courts, the Beijing IP Court and the Supreme People’s Court.

Kangxin attorneys’ extensive legal knowledge coupled with their rich experience provides clients with the sharp edge that they need for IP litigation and related matters.

IP strategy and design

Kangxin’s IP strategy and design practice includes preliminary, invalidation and infringement searches. The division also provides complete IP strategic consulting services and creates patent maps for clients. Every year, Kangxin completes a number of successful strategy projects for clients including those at the government level, as well as corporate entities.

Languages

Catering to a wide range of global clients, Kangxin experts speak your language – be it Chinese, English, German, Japanese or Korean.

Contact details

Kangxin Partners, PC
Floor 16
Tower A
InDo Building
A48 Zhichun Road
Haidian District
Beijing 100098
China

Professional contacts

Other offices

  • California
  • Munich
  • Osaka
  • Xi’an

Sample client list

  • Abbott
  • Amorepacific
  • Boeing
  • Bvlgari
  • CRRC
  • DHL
  • Dior
  • Emporio Armani
  • EPSON
  • Fiat
  • Gree
  • Haier
  • Hyundai
  • LOTTE
  • Prada
  • PUMA
  • Samsung
  • SATA
  • SONY
  • State Grid
  • Supor
  • Tencent
  • Toshiba

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