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New York Court of Appeals recognizes cross-jurisdictional class-action tolling, but also holds that a non-merits dismissal or denial of class certification ends tolling and restarts the limitations clock

October 20, 2020

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U.S. Chamber files amicus brief at merits stage in New York Court of Appeals in case concerning whether New York should adopt cross-jurisdictional tolling of the statute of limitations in class action litigation

March 13, 2020

The U.S. Chamber’s brief argues that there is no warrant for cross-jurisdictional tolling and, in any event, only the legislature, not the courts, can adopt cross-jurisdictional tolling.

Adam G. Unikowsky and Gabriel K. Gillett of Jenner & Block LLP served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on behalf of the U.S. Chamber Litigation Center.

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