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Ballard Spahr LLP: Borrower Cannot Sue after Three Years To Rescind Mortgage Loan, 10th Circuit Rules
Posted on 9 Jul 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By the Consumer Financial Services Group A borrower cannot bring a lawsuit seeking rescission more than three years after loan consummation, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit has ruled. In its June 11, 2012, decision in Rosenfield... Read More

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP: Decision to Deny a Zoning Change Subject to 90-Day Statute of Limitation
Posted on 23 Feb 2012 by Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

General Development Co., L.P. v. City of Santa Maria , 2d Civil No. B228631 (Super. Ct. No. 1320579) (Cal. Ct. App. 2nd Dist., January 25, 2012) By Katharine J. Mueller An action challenging a legislative body's decision to deny a zone change... Read More

Vetstein Law Group: Appeals Court Resurrects Toxic Mold Claim Against Admiral’s Hill Condominium
Posted on 17 Aug 2011 by Vetstein Law Group, P.C.

By Richard D. Vetstein, ESQ Application of "Discovery Rule" Enables Toxic Mold Claim To Survive Dismissal Toxic mold is a dangerous condition that can arise in buildings with untreated water leaks and penetration. The most common form... Read More

New Jersey Supreme Court Addresses Statute of Repose in Multi-Phase Project
Posted on 4 Aug 2015 by Babst Calland

By Robert M. Palumbi In State v. Perini Corp., et. al . (2015 N.J. LEXIS 388) (N.J. April 30, 2015), the New Jersey Supreme Court, [subscribers can access an enhanced version of this opinion: | Lexis Advance ], interpreted the state’s... Read More

Statute of Limitations Update in Florida Foreclosure Actions: Fifth District Court of Appeals Holds that Each Default Creates a New Case of Action
Posted on 30 May 2014 by GreenbergTraurig

I. The Opinion On April 25, 2014, the Fifth District Court of Appeals issued an important opinion in U.S. Bank Nat’l Ass’n v. Bartram , No. 5D12-3823, 2014 Fla. App. LEXIS 6057 (Fla. 3d DCA Apr. 25, 2014), [ enhanced version available to... Read More

Duane Morris LLP: Third Circuit Ruling Affords Defendants Protection from Amended Complaints After Statute of Limitations Runs Out
Posted on 12 Sep 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit limited plaintiffs' ability to add claims to a complaint under the relation back provision of Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 15(c) in Glover v. FDIC , No. 11-3382 (Sept. 5, 2012). The Third Circuit... Read More