Law firm Hedman Partners is proud to continue its cooperation with startup funding program Prototron through advising the program’s TOP 20 applicants on various legal issues, including how to set up a business, how to attract investments, legal assessment of the business model’s legal risks and how to protect intellectual property rights. Hedman Partners will also be providing 1000 EUR worth of legal advice to the top three candidates.
This year’s entrepreneurship day saw Prototron shortlist the winners of its qualifying round in Tallinn, the top three startups were altogether awarded over 20 000 EUR. The Tallinn heats featured ambitious ideas that contribute towards making life in Estonia’s capital better and easier for its residents. The winners were Bikeep, solO Themostat and Creatomus – more information about them is available at Prototron’s website at www.prototron.ee
Also, the winners of Prototron Tallinn University of Technology were announced at the cooperation festival! Congratulations to the teams of ViroGAIN, AC-grid Integrated Storage System and NICAT! The sponsors were Tallinn University of Technology and Huge Foundation, the special price for each winner is 2 hours of legal aid from Hedman Partners.
Prototron was founded by Swedbank, Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol and Tallinn University of Technology in 2012 to support aspiring entrepreneurs and inventors in building their first working prototypes. The Prototron program has thus far funded 38 ideas and projects with over 400 000 EUR in total. Several internationally acclaimed success stories were born here – Lingvist, Flydog, coModule, GlobalReader and Sprayprinter. Other funders include the Ministry of Environment, the city of Tallinn, Utilitas and Hedman Partners.« Back to news