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What is the statute of limitations, and how does it affect my personal injury case?

A statute of limitations is essentially a deadline, a law that restricts the maximum time after an event that legal proceedings can be initiated. The statute of limitations varies from state to state, including those pertaining to personal injury cases.

In both New Jersey, the statute of limitations dictates that you must file a personal injury lawsuit within two years of the injury or incident.

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