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Slush side event on 17 November 2022: Futuretastic!

Welcome to Lexia Attorneys’ Slush side event on Thursday 17 November 2022 at 18-22. Come grab a drink and a bite to eat whilst listening to our speakers giving their thoughts on investment rounds, what it takes to go global, what does the future look like for NFT and blockchain...

Future of The Unified Patent Court (UPC)

Preparations for the Unitary Patent (UP) and the Unified Patent Court (UPC) have progressed. The court estimates that it will start operating in early 2023. There are currently a little over 50,000 European patents and national patents valid in Finland. With the Unified Patent System, the number of patents concerning...

Apply for a Startup Permit and set up your business in Finland 

Finnish Startup Permit enables entrepreneurs from outside the EU to establish a startup company in Finland. Applying for the permit is an easy two-step process that can be done online. First, you need to receive an Eligibility Statement from Business Finland, which assesses whether your business is suitable for the...

EU and WTO Members Reach Deal to Simplify Trade in Services

On December 2nd, 67 members of the World Trade Organization (WTO), including the European Union, concluded negotiations on an agreement to simplify trade in services and to reduce red tape in that sector. The signatories, including key players such as the United States, the United Kingdom, EU, and China, represent...

Official Slush side event on 1 December 2021: The Journey

Welcome to Lexia Attorneys’ Slush side event on Wednesday 1 December from 18.30 to 22.00. Come grab a drink and a bite to eat whilst listening to inspiring speakers from different startups and partners giving their thoughts on how to keep focus clear in the fast-changing business environment. The evening will...

New guidelines on the use of cookies clarify the practices for giving consent

The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency, Traficom, has published new cookie guidelines for both website users (in Finnish) and service providers (in Finnish) in September 2021. The guidelines also apply to other tracking technologies similar to cookies, such as tracking pixels and cookies stored through mobile applications.  The aim of the guidelines is, in...

Growth Academy – NDAs: Back to Basics materials now available

The materials from Lexia Growth Academy webinar: NDAs - Back to Basics, held on Wednesday 15 September, are now available. If you attended our event but forgot to take notes, you don’t need to worry! You can now download the presentations or watch the recording down below. Lexia Growth Academy...