Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Law Offices of Christopher L. Otorowski, by Christopher L. Otorowski, for appellants.
Steven R. Meeks, for respondent Pacific West Mountain Resort.
Carney, Stephenson, Badley, Smith & Spellman, P.S., by David W. Bever and Ruth Nielsen, for respondents Connor, et al.
Bryan P. Harnetiaux, Gary N. Bloom, and Daniel E. Huntington on behalf of Washington State Trial Lawyers Association, amicus curiae for appellants.
Michael H. Runyan and Linda E. Blohm on behalf of Washington Defense Trial Lawyers, amicus curiae for respondents.
Christopher W. Moore on behalf of PNSAA, WSSI, PSIA/Northwest, PNSA-USSA, Seattle Ski Alliance, and PNSEF, amici curiae for respondents.
The Supreme Court of Washington, En Banc.
FACTS OF CASE
Justin Scott and his parents appeal the dismissals of their tort claims against a ski resort and a ski school for injuries suffered by Justin in a skiing accident. The ski school's motion for summary judgment was granted based upon an exculpatory clause in the ski school application and the ski resort's motion for summary judgment was granted based upon a theory of implied assumption of risk.
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