Mealey's Labor & Employment - 5th Circuit: Time-Barred Claims May Not Be Revived Once Case Is Removed

Mealey's Labor & Employment - 5th Circuit: Time-Barred Claims May Not Be Revived Once Case Is Removed

NEW ORLEANS - Claims time-barred in state court may not be revived by Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 15(c) once the case is removed to federal court, the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled March 10 (Reinaldo J. Taylor v. Bailey Tool & Manufacturing Company, No. 13-10715, 5th Cir.; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 4438).

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