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JSK and Mavericks Advise on Investments in Dot Glasses

JSK and Mavericks Advise on Investments in Dot Glasses

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JSK has advised Tilia Impact Ventures and Nation 1 on their investment in Dot Glasses, a provider of a radical new concept for prescription eyeglasses for people in need. The Mavericks law firm advised Dot Glasses on the deal.

Tilia Impact Ventures is the first Czech social impact fund, and Nation 1 is a Czech-based venture capital fund focused on investing in seed-stage start-ups.

DOT Glasses is a startup established to provide corrective eye glasses to those in need in the world's poorest countries. The convertible loan will enable DOT Glasses to accelerate the building of a partner and distribution network in areas with poor access to eyeglasses, to continue technological development, and to build a team. In this first investment round, DOT Glasses received almost EUR 1 million from investors.

JSK's team was led by Partner Tomas Dolezil and included Managing Associate Michal Jendzelovsky and Junior Lawyer Sebastian Speta.

The Mavericks team was led by Partner Tomas Ditrych.

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JŠK, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o. (JŠK) is a medium-sized law firm based in Prague providing a comprehensive range of commercial legal advisory services in the Czech Republic. Our team consists of almost 30 lawyers, five of whom are partners with many years of experience from leading international law firms. We advise local and international clients from banking, insurance and various industry sectors, boast a respected projects practice, and work for the public sector at the federal and municipal level.

Ever since it was founded in 2004, JŠK has striven for the epitome of professionalism, expertise and ethical integrity. We continuously seek to surpass what large global law firms can offer and to give our clients a personal approach. All mandates are equally important to us regardless of size as we guide clients through both complex and seemingly routine matters.

Our clients turn to us for advice when implementing their business plans across all areas of commercial law. We are proud members of PONTES: the CEE lawyers, a unique network of law firms through which we provide services not only in the Czech Republic but also in Austria, Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia.

Firm's website: http://www.jsk.cz

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