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Posted: November 2, 2020

New York Court of Appeals Recognizes Cross-Jurisdictional Class Action Tolling

On October 20, 2020, the Court of Appeals issued a decision in Chavez v. Occidental Chem. Corp., 2020 NY Slip Op. 05839, adopting cross-jurisdictional class action tolling of the statute of limitations, explaining: We conclude that a determination that tolling is not available cross-jurisdictionally would subvert article 9—the primary function of which is to allow... Read more »