SoftBank Vision Fund’s fourth Japan investment is a legal tech
SoftBank Group’s Vision Fund will lead a ¥13.7 billion ($101 million) Series D fundraising into Japanese startup LegalForce, in the world’s biggest tech investor’s fourth outlay in its home country.
LegalForce, which uses AI to screen contracts for loopholes and potential legal risks, said other participants in the round include new investors Sequoia Capital China and Goldman Sachs Group, as well as existing backers Mitsubishi UFJ Capital and Mizuho Capital.
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