Kangxin Partners



Practice area

IP STARS Reviews


Kangxin Partners' patent practice is divided into three core divisions: electronics, chemistry/life sciences, and mechanics. The patent team is recommended for both contentious and non-contentious patent work. Managing partner Samson G Yu specialises in patent prosecution, but he also has experience in IP disputes. Guiming (Gary) Wu heads the firm's legal department. Wu's technical expertise covers mechanical engineering and semiconductors. Another notable senior patent practitioner in the firm is Shirley W Dong, who deals with both protection and disputes work. Case studies show the firm represented Volvo Cars Corporation in a patent infringement action.

Trade mark

With offices in Beijing and Xi'an, Kangxin Partners is specialised in the protection of trade mark, copyright, and domain names.

Managing partner Samson G Yu specialises in trade mark prosecution, due diligence, and client counselling. Partner Gloria Q Wu heads the firm's trade mark department. She is experienced in dealing with cases involving different types of IP rights, such as trade mark, copyright, and domain names.

During the research period, Wu and her team represented European luxury goods company Christian Dior in filing an invalidation against the disputed mark "DIOR".