Thursday, April 14, 2011

malpractice - statute of limitations - occurrence rule v. discovery rule

Knopick v. Connelly, et al. - 3d Cir. - April 13, 2011

Discovery rules applied under the facts of the case. Lengthy and detailed analysis of the tolling issue for legal malpractice claim in Pennsylvania, as well as when it is appropriate to apply to discovery rule (when the harm was discovered) v. occurrence (the act that caused the harm).