prudent man rule

noun

Legal Definition of prudent man rule 

: a rule giving discretion to a fiduciary and especially a trustee to manage another's affairs and invest another's money with such skill and care as a person of ordinary prudence and intelligence would use in managing his or her own affairs or investments

called also prudent person rule

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