The Comar Law team is thrilled to share that our client UNYQ, a social enterprise pioneering 3D-manufactured covers for prosthetic devices, has partnered with 3D Systems, Inc., a global leader in 3D printing technology. Comar Law has advised UNYQ from incorporation through several funding rounds, and helped acquire their trademark in both the US and European Union.
In this most recent funding round, UNYQ secured investment from 3D Systems, Inc. as part of a larger strategic partnership with with the publicly traded, South Carolina-based company. This multilayer partnership, which involved a major exchange of intellectual property, will see UNYQ and 3D Systems join forces to advance 3D printing technology for prosthetics and orthotics. As part of the deal, UNYQ will commercialize 3D Systems’ personalized prosthetic fairings, braces, and casts, combining UNYQ's stylish, disruptive products with 3D Systems' manufacturing capacity and industry expertise.
An innovator in both the wearable technology and 3D printing industries, UNYQ also represents a bona fide social enterprise: a for-profit company helping to make the world a better place by democratizing access to affordable, revolutionary technology for amputees.