[section]108(c), which tolls statutes of limitation
during the pendency of a bankruptcy proceeding, ...
Statutes of limitation
for assessments are often longer than statutes of limitation
for refund claims.
This interpretation is consistent with the broad aims of the PRA, is beneficial to government agencies, and is in line with the purpose of statutes of limitations
. Accordingly, Division 2's holding in Bartz is a more reasonable approach to the issue and should be adopted by courts statewide.
This article will serve as an introduction to statutes of limitations
, detail the laws of a few Gulf region countries, as well as explain why businesses conducting trade in the Gulf region need to know about them when they pursue enforcement on a claim.
If the government's interest in prosecuting crimes, and the goals of just deserts and victims' rights were the only considerations, statutes of limitations
might well be "arbitrary," but other weighty considerations argue in favor of having time-bars to prosecution.
Statutes of limitations
have existed since the beginning of the modern legal system and, in some limited forms, actually predate most modern systems.
The policy goals for laches are the same as for statutes of limitation
: protecting the defendant from perpetual liability, (32) protecting the courts from having to hear stale claims, (33) and encouraging plaintiffs to bring their suits in a reasonably prompt manner.
This Comment will argue that: (1) DNA-based indictments meet the legal sufficiency requirements for description; (2) DNA indictments are generally consistent with the rationales behind statutes of limitations
; (3) DNA indictments are subject to certain limitations; and (4) checks must be employed when using genetic profiles to commence a prosecution.
Statutes of limitation
and of repose, and their parallel doctrines in other branches of the law, have been around for a very long time.
Forty states and Washington, D.C., have statutes of limitation
of eight years or less, according to Jeff Caruso, executive director of the Virginia Catholic Conference, which opposed the bill.
ORDINARILY STATUTES OF LIMITATION
TIME BAR FILING SUITS.
The first circumstance under which statutes of limitation
apply is where a state statute expressly provides for their application.