District of Columbia Statute of Limitation

Injury to Person
1 yr. §12-301(4)

Libel/Slander
1 yr. §12-301(4)

Fraud
3 yrs. §12-301(8)

Injury to Personal Property
3 yrs. §12-301(2, 3)

Professional Malpractice
3 yrs. §12-301(8)

Trespass
3 yrs. §12-301(3)

Collection of Rents
3 yrs. §12-301(8)

Contracts
Written: 4 yrs. (sale contract); 3 yrs. (simple contract) §§28:2-725 and 12-301(7)

Collection of Debt on Account
3 yrs. § 12-301(8

Judgments
12 yrs. §15-101; Foreign judgments according to law of foreign jurisdiction §12-307


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