Actos Lawsuit Illinois

by Steve Fields on October 14th, 2011

There is a limited period of time in which to bring Actos lawsuit Illinois claims. This legally prescribed time limit is referred to as a “statute of limitations”. This time limit to file a case prevents a claim from being filed after the designated time has elapsed. If you have been diagnosed or suffered from permanent Actos Bladder Cancer side effects, you may lose the right to bring a claim if your case is not filed before the statutory deadline.

There are several factors that affect the statutory deadlines for filing Actos Bladder Cancer lawsuits including:
• The state where the lawsuit is filed
• The type of injury
• The age of the person bringing the claim
• The state where Actos Bladder Cancer was prescribed

Actos Lawsuit Illinois Statute of Limitations
735 Ill. Comp. Stat. 5/13-201 et seq.

Personal Injury
2 Years

Products Liability
2 Years

Wrongful Death
2 Years

Discovery Rule

In certain situations it isn’t reasonable for a person who has suffered an injury to know what caused their injury until a much later date, sometime years. For example, a person taking Actos who developed cancer, but did not know that it may have caused the side effects.

The above state statute of limitations (time to bring a legal claim) have been provided as a general reference only. Statutes of limitations can change at any time by the actions of the legislature or courts of the particular state. For a full review of any potential legal claims and relevant statutes of limitation related to Actos Bladder Cancer side effects it is important to consult with an attorney who handles Actos Bladder Cancer lawsuits to determine how the law applies to your specific legal claims.

If you or a loved one has suffered from the dangerous side effects of this drug you may have important legal rights. For a free no-obligation consultation from a Actos Bladder Cancer lawyer complete our short contact form or call our toll free number to speak to an attorney for the latest updates on Actos lawsuit Illinois claims and Actos Bladder Cancer class action lawsuit settlements.

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