47) The Court reasoned that statutes of limitation
were intended to provide "certainty and finality," which was accomplished through interpreting the "claim of exemption" requirement consistently throughout the PRA.
Courts correctly read "chargeable" to incorporate only the substantive definitions of state law, not statutes of limitation
, or other procedural rules.
have statutes of limitation
of eight years or less, according to Jeff Caruso, executive director of the Virginia Catholic Conference, which opposed the bill.
A statute of limitation law specifies the maximum time that may pass before legal action regarding the public policy justification for having statutes of limitation
is so citizens will know when a threat of legal action will expire.
The first circumstance under which statutes of limitation
apply is where a state statute expressly provides for their application.
Paying back your debts is important, but having statutes of limitation
is also important.
That legal claims over misconduct in the 1850s are beginning to get a respectful hearing is just one more manifestation of a trend in American law that deserves more scrutiny than it has received: the persistent erosion of statutes of limitation
and the principles behind them.
Therefore, due diligence file retention is governed by analysis of the statutes of limitation
for these various causes of action.
Supreme Court's highly charged rulings last month involving affirmative action and anti-sodomy laws was another important decision by the high court involving statutes of limitations
Perhaps Cooley has run out of time, for statutes of limitation
create limits after which no prosecution is permitted.
No specific references to statutes of limitation
are made within the new statute itself.
36) Not only was the Clayton Act the best analogy for civil RICO, but adopting the Clayton Act's nationally uniform four-year limitations period for all civil RICO claims would also prevent forum shopping, (37) promote RICO's remedial purposes by avoiding the application of "unduly short state statutes of limitation
[s]," (38) and lead to certainty, consistency, and less litigation.