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A Comparison Of Statutes Of Limitations In Nevada And Ohio

The courts in Ohio have upheld the use of choice of law clauses by parties to a contract.┬áSee Schulke Radio Productions Ltd. v. Midwestern Broadcasting Co., 6 Ohio St.3d 436, 453 N.E.2d 683 (1983), and its progeny. While the parties may specify that a particular state’s law applies, they may not realize that this refers only to the substantive law of that state, and not to the procedural rules, including statutes of limitation.┬áSee Cole v. Mileti, 133 P.3d 433 (6th Cir. 1998)(case brought in Ohio governed by Ohio’s 15-year statute of limitations for contract actions, although the law chosen by Read more ›