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  • Rocket Lawyer Acquires LawPivot To Add A Quora-Like Q&A Platform To Online Legal Services Site

    Rocket Lawyer Acquires LawPivot To Add A Quora-Like Q&A Platform To Online Legal Services Site

    Online legal platform Rocket Lawyer is acquiring legal Q&A platform, LawPivot. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed but we’re told that the acquisition was an all stock-deal. Read More

  • Q&A Platform LawPivot Raises $1M; Launches Legal Services Marketplace

    Q&A Platform LawPivot Raises $1M; Launches Legal Services Marketplace

    Google Ventures-backed LawPivot , a “Quora for legal advice,” is announcing a $1 million round of additional seed funding from Vaizra Investments, Venture51, Quotidian Ventures and angel investors. Previous backers include Google Ventures, Deep Nishar, David Austin, David Tisch, Richard Chen and Allen Morgan. As we’ve written in the past, LawPivot allows technology companies… Read More

  • Google Ventures-Backed LawPivot Opens Legal Q&A Platform To The Public

    Google Ventures-Backed LawPivot Opens Legal Q&A Platform To The Public

    Google Ventures-backed LawPivot is blending a Q&A platform with legal advice for businesses, and allows technology companies and startups to confidentially ask legal questions to expert attorneys. But until now, LawPivot has kept the legal communications on its site private, so that only the lawyer and business can access this information. Today, the startup is releasing a… Read More

  • LawPivot Expands Q&A Site For Startup Legal Advice Nationwide

    As we’ve written in the past, Google Ventures-backed LawPivot has applied the Q&A model to the legal space. LawPivot is essentially a “Quora for legal advice” that allows technology companies and startups to confidentially ask legal questions to expert attorneys. Previously, the startup had only focused on offering advice in California but today is expanding its… Read More

  • Why I Don’t Buy the Quora Hype


    Let me start with a disclaimer: I am not writing this in my capacity as a university professor or researcher; I don’t claim to be an expert on social networking; and I will be happy to be proven wrong—I have no vested interest in the success or failure of Quora.  And given the fire I’ve already taken for tweeting an opinion that defies the Valley’s infinite wisdom, I… Read More

  • Google Ventures Leads $600K Investment In LawPivot, A Quora For Startup Legal Advice

    There’s no doubt that the success of startups like Quora have propelled the Q&A space into the spotlight. And there seems to be room for other niche Quora-like sites, such as enterprise-focsued Opzi and recently launched LawPivot, which provides crowdsourced legal advice to technology companies. Today LawPivot is announcing that it has secured $600,000 in new funding from Google… Read More