STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS Personal Property: 1 Year Personal Injury: 1 Year Breach of Contract (Written): 10 Years Breach of Contract (Oral): 10 Years Statute of Repose (Real Property): 5 Years Statute of Repose (Products): N/A Breach of Warranty: 1 or 4 Years (Discovery or Delivery Date)
GOVERNMENT LIMITATIONS/NOTICE REQUIREMENTS The notice deadline for a suit against the State is the statute of limitations for that type of claim.
PIP/MED PAY SUBROGATION PIP: NO MED PAY: YES
CONTRIBUTORY NEGLIGENCE Pure Comparative Plaintiff’s damages will be reduced by their own liability no matter how large, so long as it’s less than 100% (i.e. 99% at fault can still recover 1%)
PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITY Limitation on Parents’ Liability: Unlimited Liable when child under 18 causes damage Vehicle owner will be liable for minor driver under 16 operating motor vehicle with permission
CERTIFICATE/AFFIDAVIT OF MERIT REQUIREMENT There is generally no requirement for filing a certificate or affidavit of merit for claims against professionals
JOINT AND SEVERAL LIABILITY Several Liability -Join and several liability for defendants who have conspired to commit an intentional tort