West Headnote of the Day – September 30, 2009

September 30, 2009

West's Key 241 Limitation of Actions
West's Key 241I Statutes of Limitation
West's Key 241I(A) Nature, Validity, and Construction in General
West's Key 241k1 k. Nature of Statutory Limitation.

Statutes of limitation are designed to promote justice by preventing the revival of hoary claims that have been allowed to slumber until evidence has been lost, memories have faded and witnesses have disappeared.
Byrd v. Blanton, 197 Cal. Rptr. 190 (Cal. Ct. App. 1983)

241 Limitation of Actions