Please Treat the Information in the Digest as Confidential. Do Not Circulate Outside of the Lex Mundi Network.

If you are interested in a matter, please let us know as soon as possible by emailing Isis Bous and Allison Laubach through the “Ask About a Matter” button on the details page or directly (; and let us know which project(s) interests you. We will place matches with Lex Mundi member firms on a first-come, first-served basis.

You can view all matter summaries on the “Digest” page(s). To view summaries by legal need, select the category of interest. See details of individual matters via the “Read More” link in a matter. To view all details of all available matters, choose “View All”.

Mission Driven Finance

Provide a Consultation on Protecting IP/Registering Trademarks


Help an impact investment social enterprise by providing an IP consultation.

Jurisdiction(s): U.S.
About the Organization: Mission Driven Finance is an impact investment firm dedicated to building a financial system that ensures good businesses have access to sufficient, affordable capital. Built from the ground up with a single purpose—to make it easy to invest in your community—all their funds and structured products are designed to close financial gaps that will close opportunity gaps.
Legal Entity Type: Hybrid (nonprofit + for-profit affiliates)
SDG(s): Affordable and Clean Energy, Decent Work and Economic Growth, Good Health and Well Being, Reduced Inequalities
Legal Issue(s):

The Mission Driven Finance team is seeking an IP consultation to discuss the possibility of trademarking their name. They have indicated that it would be helpful to discuss, in part, the benefits of registering a trademark and what the process entails. If possible, assistance with the registration itself would be greatly appreciated. But this is a secondary request.