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What does “AV” rated mean? Martindale-Hubbell rates lawyers and law firms based on Legal Ability and General Ethical Standards. Legal Ability and General Ethical Standards Ratings have appeared in the Martindale-Hubbel  Law Directory for over 100 years. A&B; continues to be rated an “A,” which is defined as having a very high to preeminent legal …

Florida, one of the most dangerous states for pedestrians

The most dangerous state in the country for pedestrians is Florida according to a new report. Four cities in Florida have the highest number of pedestrian accidents in the United States on a per capita basis. Jacksonville came in third on the list of the country’s most dangerous cities for pedestrians. The Orlando-Kissimmee, Florida area topped out …

Car Accidents, DUI and Facebook Shaming

Recently, a California city known for its surfing proposed a new tactic in reducing the number of car accidents caused by drinking and driving in the city, shame the offenders on Facebook. The proposed measure sought to put the mug shot of repeat DUI offenders on Facebook in an effort to publically shame the offenders and would …