Keywords: limitation; Limitation Act; cause of action; trustee; disability; fraud; civil; action; postponement; personal; injury; period; minor; damage; claim; evidence; liability; discoverability; witness; insurance; record; trust; concealment; breach; parent; ultimate; medical; hospital; physician; health care; confirmation
Section 8 of the Limitation Act sets the ultimate limitation period in the province. It provides that, except in a few specific cases, no one may bring a lawsuit after 30 years have expired since the right to do so first arose. This project examines the purposes, drawbacks, and potential changes to the current ultimate limitation period.
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