I'm new and am wondering where I could find the statutes that detail the possible ways to toll the statute of limitations in New York. Also, might some of these possibilities not be in statutes but in case law? In either event, I'm looking for the broad categories whereby tolling of a statute of limitation is possible. Thank you, Andrew

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    "...*toll* the statute of limitations." No one has any idea of what you're talking about. – BlueDogRanch Dec 30 '19 at 4:46
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    @BlueDogRanch: I do. I think the question seems pretty clear. Tolling is standard terminology. The question may be rather broad, but as it's only asking for an overview, I think it's okay. – Nate Eldredge Dec 30 '19 at 8:28
  • Hah, I didn't know that. "Tolling is a legal doctrine that allows for the pausing or delaying of the running of the period of time set forth by a statute of limitations, such that a lawsuit may potentially be filed even after the statute of limitations has run." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tolling_(law) – BlueDogRanch Dec 30 '19 at 16:30
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    I knew when I passed the NYS bar exam in 1995. I'll have to do research to give an accurate answer now because I haven't looked at the question for decades and the relevant statutory and case law has probably changed since then. It is probably in the NY CPLR (New York Civil Procedure Law and Rules) as far as statutes go, and most of the case law is probably in annotations to those statutes although there may be a handful of uncodified exceptions to the statutory rules that arise in equity. – ohwilleke Dec 30 '19 at 20:09

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