Tag Archives: New York Civil Practice Law
How Much “Medical” is Necessary for Medical Malpractice?
Civil actions utilize various statutes of limitations to assist in judicial efficacy. Generally, the statute of limitations for negligence actions is three years- but there are exceptions. For example, medical malpractice, although technically a negligence action, is bound by a 2 ½ year limit. This difference often leads to judicial wrangling with the definition… Read More »