Mississippi Civil Statute of Limitations Laws
|Injury to Person||1 yr. §15-1-35|
|Libel/Slander||1 yr. §15-1-35|
|Injury to Personal Property||-|
|Professional Malpractice||2 yrs. from act or discovery §15-1-36|
|Collection of Rents||-|
|Contracts||Oral: 3 yrs.; unwritten contract based on employment: 1 yr. §15-1-29|
|Collection of Debt on Account||3 yrs. §15-1-29|
|Judgments||7 yrs. domestic and foreign judgments §§15-1-43, 45|
Note: State laws are constantly changing -- contact an attorney or conduct your own legal research to verify the state law(s) you are researching.
Research the Law:
- Official State Codes - Links to the official online statutes (laws) in all 50 states and DC.
Related Resources for Civil Statute of Limitations Laws: