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Attempt to name correct defendant was untimely (access required)

Where plaintiff nonsuited her personal injury claim because she named the wrong defendant, her new action, filed outside the statute of limitations, does not relate back to her original complaint. Overview On June 25, 2017, Edwards, the plaintiff, sued for injuries sustained when she fell from a dock at a resort. “The sole defendant named in her ...