Firm Files Class-Action Suit Against Lawyer-Rating Website

A Seattle law firm filed a nationwide class-action lawsuitagainst the new Internet lawyer-rating service Avvo Inc. nine days after it went online. The service says it rates lawyers from one through 10 based on their job performance. But one of the lawyers rated as "superb" at 9.3 says the system is so flawed that it is deceptive to consumers and unfair to lawyers.

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