Unformatted text preview: reasonable person standard to a 17 yr old or if the court should apply a reasonable person standard based on someone of similar age, intelligence and experience under like circumstances. b. procedural issue: Holding: Court did not agree that skiing is a hazardous activity as a matter of law. Rule of Law or Legal Principle Applied: The age of legal maturity in NJ is 18 and holds that anyone under that age to a standard of care of a reasonable person of like age, intelligence, and experience under like circumstances. Reasoning: The line has been drawn at 18 yrs of age thus anyone under that age get the abovementioned RoL. Disposition (judgment): Reversed and remanded. Concurring/Dissenting Opinions: Additional Comments/Personal Impressions:...
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- Fall '09
- Law, Allen Court, adult reasonable person