London, U.K., May 12, 2010 -- Brown Rudnick, an international law firm, today announced that its European Venture Capital & Emerging Growth Practice Group represented lead investor Index Ventures in its Series A funding of Swipely.  Rhode Island based Swipely will use the proceeds to support the launch of its social network that allows users to turn their purchases into conversations with friends online.  Currently, Swipely is in invitation-only beta.  Investors Greylock Partners, First Round Capital, Chris Sacca's Lowercase Capital, Keith Rabois, Ron Conway's SV Angel, Anton Commissaris, Lee Hower, Charles Moldow and Emil Michael also participated in the Series A Round.

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