Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) November 02, 2012
UBIC, Inc., a leading provider of Asian-language eDiscovery solutions and services, announced today that it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) relating to a proposed U.S. initial public offering of its American Depositary Shares (ADSs), representing its common stock. The number of ADSs to be offered and the price range for the offering have not yet been determined. UBIC, Inc. has applied to list the ADSs on The NASDAQ Global Market under the ticker symbol “UBIC”. Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated and William Blair & Company L.L.C. will act as joint book-running managers for the offering.
This offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. A copy of the preliminary prospectus, when available, may be obtained from Robert W. Baird & Co. Incorporated, Attention: Syndicate Department, 777 E. Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53202, by telephone at 800-792-2473 or by emailing syndicate(at)rwbaird(dot)com; or from William Blair & Company L.L.C., Attention: Prospectus Department, 222 West Adams Street, Chicago, IL 60606; by telephone at 800-621-0687 or by emailing prospectus(at)williamblair(dot)com .
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the SEC but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
UBIC, Inc. (TOKYO: 2158.TSE) is a leading provider of Asian-language eDiscovery solutions and services. UBIC has extensive eDiscovery and forensic experience and expertise with information documented in Japanese, Korean, Chinese as well as English languages, and applies its expertise in connection with cross-border litigation, administrative proceedings and internal investigations, including those related to anti-trust investigations, intellectual property (IP) litigation, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and product liability (PL) investigations. UBIC serves its clients from offices in Japan, the United States, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the United Kingdom.
UBIC’s proprietary technology platform, Lit i View™, version 5.0, is an innovative eDiscovery solution that accurately handles Asian-language characters, encoding schemes and native file systems. UBIC also recently launched its flexible and customizable Legal Cloud™ service to address the problem of rising costs associated with the growth and dispersion of data volumes across the globe, along with prolonged investigations and litigations.
With flexible, customizable end-to-end solutions and services covering the entire electronic discovery reference model (EDRM) life-cycle for corporate litigation strategy and crisis management, UBIC has assisted clients in more than 250 administrative and legal proceedings in the United States, including Department of Justice (DOJ), International Trade Commission (ITC) and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigations and more than 500 corporate investigations in Japan, South Korea, China, Taiwan and Singapore. Assisted by highly experienced litigation attorneys, UBIC provides a range of services facilitating fact discovery, patent management, security, internal audit and regulatory compliance that can provide a significant cost savings to its clients.
For more information about UBIC, contact info(at)ubicna(dot)com or visit http://www.ubicna.com