Statutes of Limitation in Illinois

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“Saved by the bell” is a phrase that originally described a boxing match, where one of the pugilists escaped a knockout because the clock ran out, ending the round and/or the match.

The same type of situation occurs in lawsuits; the phrase S.O.L. appropriately abbreviates the term “statutes of limitations.” In a nutshell, these are limits to the amount time in which a plaintiff may file their case in court, after which, the claim cannot be brought. Continue reading