South Carolina Statute of Limitation

Injury to Person
2 yrs. §15-3-550

Libel/Slander
2 yrs. §15-3-550

Fraud
3 yrs. §15-3-530(7)

Injury to Personal Property
3 yrs. §15-3-530(4)

Professional Malpractice
Medical: 3 yrs. from act or reasonable discovery (max. 6 yrs.); if foreign object in body: 2 yrs. §15-3-545; Architects,
contractors, professional engineers: 2 yrs. or 10 yrs. depending on action 15-3-640

Trespass
6 yrs. §15-3-530(3)

Collection of Rents
6 yrs. if prescribed by K

Contracts
Written: 20 yrs. under seal; 3 yrs. others §§15-3-520, 530; Oral: 3 yrs. §15-3-530(1)

Collection of Debt on Account
6 yrs. if prescribed by K

Judgments
§15-3-600 10 yrs


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