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Eversheds Sutherland Bratislava provided legal advice on the establishment of the Kempelen Institute of Intelligent Technologies (KInIT)

  • Slovakia


    Bratislava, 29 September 2020 - The law firm Eversheds Sutherland has advised on the establishment of KInIT, an independent research institute for intelligent technologies - artificial intelligence and several areas of informatics and information technology (data science, machine learning, natural language processing, information security, software engineering).

    The transaction was covered by lawyer Petra Štrbová Marková on behalf of Eversheds Sutherland and the advice mainly concerned the preparation of the statutes and registration of the institute and related advice.

    KInIT has the ambition to bring world-class research and development in the field of intelligent technologies and informatics and to build functional cooperation with the private sector so that Slovakia and Europe are more successful and competitive. The guarantee of this ambition is primarily the director of the institute and the former dean of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics in Bratislava, Professor Mária Bieliková.

    The founding members of the institute are ESET, spol. s r.o., Tatra banka, a.s., Seesame, s.r.o. and Innovatrics, s.r.o., while we provided legal advice to the founding member ESET, spol. s.r.o.

    The Eversheds Sutherland legal team considers it a great honor to have been able to contribute to this important project.

    The law firm Eversheds Sutherland is one of the Top 15 global law firms. It employs more than 5,000 people in 70 offices in 34 jurisdictions in Europe, the USA, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

    For more information contact:

    Petra Štrbová Marková
    Senior Associate of Eversheds Sutherland


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