Q: I found an article about fraud in New York. http://legalbeagle.com/6613777-statute-limitations-fraud-new-york.html
Regarding statute of limitations,
>Other tolls involve the service of process, the effect of dismissal, the defendant's absence from the state and the death of a potential plaintiff or defendant.
Which article is basis of "the defendant's absence from the state"?
Is it applicable to any types of fraud?
A: I see no reason to toll a statute of limitations based on the absence of the defendant from the state where the fraud was committed. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any Attorney-Client relationship.
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