Five Steps to Enrollment

0: (In advance) Prepare a Facebook account

Since we operate TLC by using Facebook, you must have an active Facebook account to join our community.

  • Your Facebook account must use your real name.

1: Enter the basic information

Click on the “Join the Community” button at the top of the main page and Enter your name, email address, and Check the disclaimer and terms of use, then Click on the “Proceed to Payment” button.

  • All information is required.

2: Pay for the monthly membership

When the PayPal website appears, follow the PayPal instruction to set up a monthly payment. After the confirmation page is displayed, go down to the bottom of the page and click on the “Return to Merchant” button.

  • Please be sure to make your payment after you logged in to your account (or create a new account before paying the fee). We verify payments using your PayPal registered email. 
  • The transaction may appear as “PayPal * OPENLEGALCO.” or “PayPal * TEAMTAKUMI”  on your statement.

3: Go to our Facebook group page

After click on the “Return to Merchant” button, a new page will appear. On that page, Click on the “Go to Facebook” button, then the TLC Facebook group page will appear in a new tab.

If you’re already logged in-
You will see the TLC Facebook group page.

If you’re not logged in yet-
You need to login first. After that, you will see the TLC Facebook group page.

4: Enter PayPal information and Company/firm name

Click the “Join Group” button and Answer the questions.

  1. PayPal registered name: the name you used when you made the monthly membership payment using PayPal.
  2. PayPal registered email: the email you used to log into your PayPal account to make the monthly membership payment (which may be different from an email associated with your Facebook account).
  3. Company name or firm name: name of the company or law firm you work for.
  • We use your PayPal registered email to verify the payment.
  • The company name or firm name provided will be used only to determine your eligibility for participation.
  • We may contact you via email if additional information is necessary.

5: Once you receive a confirmation, you are ready to go!

After you’ve enrolled, you can start interacting with other members on our Facebook group.

  • Please note that it may take up to one week from application to approval.
  • Once your request has been approved, you will receive a message from Facebook saying, “Your request to join the Takumi Legal Community has been approved.”
  • Even if you do not receive a notice, your account is approved if you can view communication inside the community.