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m law group advised United Maps in financing round


m law group advised United Maps in its most recent financing round.

Investors of this financing round (in an undisclosed amout) are SpaceTec Capital, HTGF and Bayernkapital.  

United Maps generates a new generation of maps: richly detailed (e.g.: footpaths, mass transit lines, footprints of houses, etc.) intelligently layered, interlinked and fully routable. United Maps' white-labeled datasets enable intuitive usability for connected mobile devices, Business Process Optimization, multimodal navigation and smarter location based applications – all on a mobile, human scale. United Maps operates in B2B and professional services, offering white-labeled and on-demand services. Nationwide Germany will be ready in Q1/09, followed by nationwide Austria and nationwide Switzerland in Q2/09 and a rollout of 200 larger European cities in Q3/09 and Q4/09. The roadmap for 2010 covers additional European countries and South Africa.  

m law group advised United Maps in all aspects of the transaction.

Counsel to United Maps:
m law group: Rainer Kreifels (Lead, Corporate), Dr. Johannes Maidl (Corporate), Henno Groell (IP), Manfred Schmid, FA f. Arbeitsrecht (Labor & Employment)

Counsel to Investors:
Taylor Wessing, Düsseldorf: Dr. Jürgen Burkart, Sonja Wagner

Practice Areas: Start-up & Venture Capital, Labour & Employment, IP-Strategy & Due Diligence
Industry: Information and Communication Technology