Legal Question in Civil Litigation in Illinois

small claims case, how much time do you have to file... 2years?

Asked on 6/26/13, 8:35 am

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Nima Taradji Taradji Law Offices
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Statute of limitation does not depend on whether the case is filed in small claims or other departments, but on the cause of action.

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Answered on 6/26/13, 8:37 am
Lela Davis Law Office of Lela J. Davis
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The statute of limitations depends on the type of case. Usually two years for most torts, five years for fraud and oral contracts and ten years for written contracts, just to name a few.

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Answered on 6/26/13, 10:11 am

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