DeHeng Law Offices is a full service law firm with a national presence in a variety of practice areas in China. The Shenzhen office of DeHeng was founded in 2002, with a specialised litigation division in five practice areas, including general litigation and arbitration, corporate securities, real estate and infrastructure, intellectual property, and labour relations. The IP group has an especially excellent reputation in the local market.
Senior partners Jun Cui and Menglong Li are key names within the Shenzhen office. Both of them are experts in IP.
During the research period, the Shenzhen team achieved several outstanding results in the IP sphere. For example, the team represented Shenzhen Purcotton Technology against Yichang Xinlong Sanitary Ware Materials and Xinlong Holdings in a patent infringement case. The case was selected as one of the top 10 landmark cases of IP rights by the Hubei Provincial Higher People's Court.
In another key case, the team represented Apple against GPNE, Foxconn and China Unicom in a dispute related to invention patent infringement, and the case set a record for the highest budget for intellectual property rights in Mainland China.
Other key clients include Hewlett-Packard (China), Ping An Bank, China Merchants Bank, Vanke, Shenzhen Airport, Nike Sports (China), Universal Medicine, Louis Vuitton Malletti and Tencent.