Commercial Division Update

Continuing Breach and Statutes of Limitations

, New York Law Journal


In their Commercial Division Update, George Bundy Smith and Thomas J. Hall discuss how courts in the Commercial Division recently have applied the doctrine of continuing breach—where a contract imposes a duty of continuing performance over a period of time, "each successive breach may begin the statute of limitations running anew"—illustrating the doctrine's scope.

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