Comparative negligence

Dictionary: 
Ballentine's Law Dictionary

An obsolete doctrine whereby contributory negligence was no bar to recovery but was measured as against that of the defendant. See 115 111. 358, 3 N. E. 456.

Author: 
James A. Ballentine
Publisher: 
The Bobbs-Merrill Company
Year Published: 
1916
Genre: 
Law Dictionary