Tingxi Huo

Tingxi Huo

Partner, Trademark Attorney

Practice Area


Chinese, English


1989: Graduated from Henan University with a BA
2004-2006: China University of Political Science and Law

Professional Experience

Before joining Chofn in 2010, Mr. Tingxi Huo owned many professional experiences. From 1998 to 2003, he joined China Patent Agent (H.K.) Ltd. He studied Japanese Trademark Law in AOTS in 2003. In 2004, he became a member and partner of Peksung Intellectual Property.

Having been involved in applications for trademark registration, opposition, reexamination, investigation in infringement, litigation and strategic planning for enterprise trademark since 1998, Mr. Huo has delivered IP agency services to world-renowned enterprises. In addition, with extensive knowledge of trademarks and years of experience, Mr. Huo has delivered speeches on various international occasions. With intensive study in the classification of goods and services for registration of trademark, Mr. Huo is also the author of the Classification of Similar Goods and Services for Registration of Trademarks in the People's Republic of China, which has become a must-have reference book for domestic and overseas trademark agents and practitioners in related industries.

Mr. Huo was a member of the INTA Enforcement Committee 2014-2015, Building Bridge Committee 2016-2017, MARQUES China Team, AIPPI and China Trademark Association (CTA). He has been elected as Asian IP Expert, WIPR Leaders, WTR 1000 trademark attorneys by different organizations and media.


New Balance wins N trademark case in China, Marques, 2022

Beijing IP Court Issues Fines Over Fake Evidence, Marques, 2021

Co-author, Chinese IP Updates, Marques, 2021

Co-author, Chinese IP Updates, Marques, 2021

Serious IPR Infringers to Be Listed in China’s Credit System, Marques, 2021

Co-author, Chinese Administrative Criteria for Trademark Enforcement, Mondaq, 2021

CNIPA Releases 10 Typical Trademark Cases, Marques, 2021

The Supreme People's Court Interpretation Concerning Application of Punitive Damage in Civil Cases of Intellectual Property Right Infringement, 2021

Co-author, CNIPA releases guiding cases on IP enforcement, Marques, 2021

Co-author, China Regulates Evidence in Civil IP Lawsuits. Marques, 2020

Co-author, China Cracks Down Trademark Squatters’ Bad Faith Lawsuits, Marques, 2020

Co-author, China Standardizes TM Infringement Criteria, Marques, 2020

Co-author, Chinese TM Infringement Criteria,  Marques, 2020

JORDAN case set as guidance in China, Marques, 2020

Co-author, Practical Tips on Trademark Matters in China, Landslide, 2017

Co-author, China’s progress in curbing bad faith filing, MIP, 2017

Co-author, New Balance's lessons for trademarks in China, CTC Trademark Lawyer Magazine, 2017

Co-author, Chinese IPO's logo imitated-China Trademarks, IPPRO, 2016

Co-author, Co-author,An update on OEM, Mondaq, 2016

In China file national or international trademark registration, SMD, 2013

Comparison of old and new Chinese Trademark Law

中国i商標実務において特に注意すべきいくつかの点について, 2016

Classification of Similar Goods and Services for Registration of Marks in the People’s Republic of China, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th Editions of Nice Agreement 


2016-2022 WIPR Leaders