If you needed any evidence that the once simple business of court reporting has grown to mega-scale, the Boston Business Journal reports today that the Boston-based court-reporting and litigation-support firm LegaLink has secured $20 million in venture funding to finance future acquisitions and growth. Would take a lot of depositions to pay that off.

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