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NEBRASKA

Negligence / Personal Injury
4 Years with Discovery Rule.
Wrongful Death
2 Years

except appears to be 4 years in products liability cases only

Medical Malpractice
2 Years If the injury is not discovered within the two-year period, then the action must be filed within one year from the date that the injury was, or should have been, discovered, whichever is earlier. In no event may a medical malpractice action be filed more than 10 years after the act giving rise to the injury occurred.
Malpractice (Other Professions)
Products Liability
4 Years with Discovery Rule SOR: 10 years from date first sold.
Intentional Torts
1 Year
Fraud
4 Years SOL runs from discovery of fraud or mistake.
Municipal Liability/Sovereign Immunity
2 Years for actions against state. Claim must be filed within 2 years with State Claims Board; action must be filed within 6 months of final disposition by Board.
Discovery Rule
SOL runs from time injury is, or should have been, discovered. See specific rule for medical malpractice.
Comparative Negligence
Applies.
Charitable Immunity
Waived.
Disabilities
For infancy (20th birthday), incompetence, or insanity, SOL runs after removal of disability.
Punitive Damages
Generally not allowed.
No-Fault Insurance
None
Consumer Fraud Complaint

Nebraska Department of Justice, Consumer Protection Division
http://www.ago.state.ne.us/

(402)471-2682
(800)727-6432 (toll-free in Nebraska)
Consumer Protection Division- En Espanol: (888)850-7555

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