AS 09.10.240 Extends statute of Limitations for Dismissed Cases

Statute of Limitations
Clayton Walker, Jr.

The Alaska Supreme Court held that Alaska Statute 09.10.210 extends the statute of limitations for cases that are filed and then dismissed.   This includes matters where the prior case was never served on the defendant and the regular statute has already run.

 

THE SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF ALASKA

AMERICAN MARINE CORPORATIOd/b/a AMERICAN HYPERBARIC CENTER, Appellant, v. CRYSTAL SHOLIN, Individually; and PUBLIC EMPLOYEES LOCAL 71 TRUST FUND, Appellees.

Supreme Court No. S-14299 Superior Court No. 3AN-09-12353 CI O P I N I O N

Appeal from the Superior Court of the State of Alaska, Third Judicial District, Anchorage, Andrew Guidi, Judge. N-  6755 – March 8, 2013