Proceeds of the investment will be used for strategic acquisitions and to accelerate site development, branding and marketing of’s online legal information and e-commerce services.

Masayoshi Son, Chairman of SOFTBANK CORP., stated, “ has emerged as a leading portal for all aspects of the legal industry. We believe that with its comprehensive business model, unique content and innovative leadership, will be a prime mover in the important and growing field of professional Web-based service and information delivery.”