Chapter 1 Statutes of Limitation Generally
Chapter 2 Specific Statutes of Limitation
Chapter 3 Accrual of Cause of Action; Time From Which Limitation Period Runs
Chapter 4 Tolling of Statute of Limitations: Nonresident Defendant
Chapter 5 Tolling of Statute of Limitations: Concealment
Chapter 6 Tolling of Statute of Limitations: Legal Disabilities
Chapter 7 Survival of Cause of Action After Death of Party
Chapter 8 Limitations on New Action After Failure of Original Suit
Chapter 9 Acknowledgment, New Promise, and Partial Payment

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 34 > Article 11

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • person: has the meaning set forth in Indiana Code 34-11-2-11.5
  • real property: include lands, tenements, and hereditaments. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.