Statute of Limitations Xarelto Lawsuit – Deadline for Filing a Drug Injury Claim

Individuals who have suffered harm due to the use of a dangerous products including the blood thinner medication Xarelto are entitled to compensation for from all at fault parties. However claims against defendants must be filed within a timely manner. Failure to file a claim before the deadline established by the statute of limitations will result in the elimination of an individual’s right to any time of legal remedy.

Are there Any Exception to Statute of Limitations – Tolling of a Statute

In certain limited circumstances courts have granted a tolling of the statute of limitations pertaining to their cases. Some specific instances where the statute of limitations may be granted are provide below.

  • Physical incapacitation of the victim.
  • Psychological incapacitation of the victim.
  • The individual was a minor – in most jurisdictions the timing deadline is tolled until some specified time after their 18th birthday.
  • The injury did not manifest itself until sometime after the harm has already taken place.
  • The victim did not know or could not have known that the injuries suffered were as a result of a defective medication of medical product.

Statute of Limitations for Defective Drug Litigation In All Jurisdictions Across the United States

Below is a list of the statute of limitations for product liability lawsuits in all jurisdictions across the country.

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Alabama

Alabama Statute of Limitations Ala. Code § 6-2-2 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Alaska

Alaska Statute of Limitations Alaska Stat. § 09.10.010 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Arizona

Arizona Statute of Limitations Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 12-541 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Arkansas

Arkansas Statute of Limitations Ark. Code Ann. § 16-56-101 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 3 Years

California

California Statute of Limitations Cal. Civ. Proc. Code § 312 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Colorado

Colorado Statute of Limitations can be found at Colo. Rev. Stat. § 13-80-102 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Connecticut

Connecticut Statute of Limitations Conn. Gen. Stat. Ann. § 52-575 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Washington D.C.

District of Columbia Statute of Limitations D.C. Code § 12-301 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Florida

Florida Statute of Limitations Fla. Stat. Ann. § 95.011 et seq.
Products Liability 4 Years

Georgia

Georgia Statute of Limitations Ga. Code Ann. § 9-3-20 et seq.

Defective Drug Case: 2 Years

Hawaii

Hawaii Statute of Limitations Haw. Rev. Stat. § 657-1 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years with discovery rule

Idaho

Idaho Statute of Limitations Idaho Code § 5-201 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Illinois

Illinois Statute of Limitations 735 Ill. Comp. Stat. 5/13-201 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Indiana

Indiana Statute of Limitations Ind. Code Ann. § 34-11-2-1 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Iowa

Iowa Statute of Limitations Iowa Code Ann. § 614.1 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Kansas

Kansas Statute of Limitations Kan. Stat. Ann. § 60-501 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Kentucky

Kentucky Statute of Limitations Ky. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 413.080 et seq.
Products Liability 1 Year with discovery rule

Louisiana

Louisiana Statute of Limitations La. Civil Code § 3492 et seq.
Products Liability 1 Year

Maine

Maine Statute of Limitations Me. Rev. Stat. Ann. tit. 14, § 751 et seq.
Products Liability 6 Years

Maryland

Maryland Statute of Limitations Md. Courts & Jud. Proc. Code Ann. § 5-101 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Massachusetts

Massachusetts Statute of Limitations Mass. Ann. Laws ch. 260, § 1 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Michigan

Michigan Statute of Limitations Mich. Comp. Laws § 600.5801 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Minnesota

Minnesota Statute of Limitations Minn. Stat. Ann. § 541.01 et seq.
Products Liability 4 Years

Mississippi

Mississippi Statute of Limitations Miss. Code. Ann. § 15-1-1 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Year

Missouri

Missouri Statute of Limitations Mo. Rev. Stat. § 516.097 et seq.
Products Liability 5 Years

Montana

Montana Statute of Limitations Mont. Code Ann. § 27-2-2021 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Nebraska

Nebraska Statute of Limitations Neb. Rev. Stat. § 25-201 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Nevada

Nevada Statute of Limitations Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 11.010 et seq.
Products Liability 4 Years

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Statute of Limitations N.H. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 508:1 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Year

New Jersey

New Jersey Statute of Limitations N.J. Stat. Ann. § 2a:14-1 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

New Mexico

New Mexico Statute of Limitations N.M. Stat. Ann. § 37-1-1 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

New York

New York Statute of Limitations N.Y. Civ. Prac. Laws & Rules § 201 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

North Carolina

North Carolina Statute of Limitations N.C. Gen. Stat. § 1-46 et seq.
Products Liability 6 Years

North Dakota

North Dakota Statute of Limitations N.D. Cent. Code § 28-01-01 et seq.
Products Liability 10 Years

Ohio

Ohio Statute of Limitations Ohio Rev. Code Ann. § 2305.03 et
Products Liability 2 Years

Oklahoma

Ohio Statute of Limitations Ohio Rev. Code Ann. § 2305.03 et
Products Liability 2 Years

Oregon

Ohio Statute of Limitations Ohio Rev. Code Ann. § 2305.03 et
Products Liability 2 Years

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Statute of Limitations 42 Pa. Cons. Stat. Ann. § 5501 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Rhode Island

Rhode Island Statute of Limitations R. I. Gen. Laws § 9-1-12 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

South Carolina

South Carolina Statute of Limitations S.C. Code Ann. § 15-3-510 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

South Dakota

South Dakota Statute of Limitations S.D. Codified Laws Ann. § 15-2-1 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Tennessee

Tennessee Statute of Limitations Tenn. Code Ann. § 28-3-101 et seq.
Products Liability 1 Year with discovery rule

Texas

Texas Statute of Limitations Tex. Civ. Prac. & Rem. Code § 16.001 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Utah

Utah Statute of Limitations Utah Code Ann. § 78-12-22 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Vermont

Vermont Statute of Limitations Vt. Stat. Ann. tit. 12, § 461 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Virginia

Virginia Statute of Limitations Va. Code Ann. § 8.01-228 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Washington

Washington Statute of Limitations Wash. Rev. Code Ann. § 4.16.005 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

West Virginia

West Virginia Statute of Limitations W. Va. Code § 55-2-1 et seq.
Products Liability 2 Years

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Statute of Limitations Wis. Stat. Ann. § 893.01 et seq.
Products Liability 3 Years

Wyoming

Wyoming Statute of Limitations Wyo. Stat. § 1-3-102 et seq.
Products Liability 4 Year

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