American Family Insurance v. Waupaca Elevator Co.

20110198 American Family Insurance and
Prairie West Apartments I, a
limited partnership, and Valley
Rental Service, Inc., Plaintiffs and Appellants
v.
Waupaca Elevator Company, Inc., Defendant and Appellee

Appeal from: District Court, East Central Judicial District, Cass County
Judge Douglas R. Herman
Nature of Action: Other (Civil)
Counsel:
Appellant: Steven Francis Lamb
Appellee: Gordon Henry Hansmeier
Term: 11/2011   Argument: 11/02/2011  10:15am
ND cite: 2012 ND 13
NW cite: 809 N.W.2d 337

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Issues: Appellant's Statement of the Issues:
Whether the computation for N.D.C.C.  28-01-16 six year statutory limitation time period excludes the first day-the date the cause of action accrued-and not the last day of the sixth year, pursuant to N.D.R.Civ.P., Rule 6(a) and N.D.C.C.  1-02-15.

Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
1.Whether the Plaintiffs' lawsuit was timely commenced on December 30, 2010 when the Plaintiffs did not have the bona fide intent that the Summons and Complaint be served on December 30, 2010?
2.Whether the Plaintiffs' lawsuit was timely commenced within six years of December 30, 2004 as is required by N.D.C.C.  28-01-16?

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Docket entries:
107/05/2011 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 07/05/2011
207/05/2011 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT: 07/05/2011
307/12/2011 TRANSCRIPT DATED APRIL 7, 2011, & C.O.S. (ORIGINAL FILED IN RECORD)
407/13/2011 DISK-TRA (4/7/11) E-MAILED
508/05/2011 ELECTRONIC RECORD ON APPEAL (entry nos. 1-42)
608/12/2011 APPELLANT BRIEF
708/12/2011 APPELLANT APPENDIX
808/12/2011 DISK-ATB (E-MAILED)
909/09/2011 APPELLEE BRIEF
1009/09/2011 DISK-AEB (E-MAILED)
1109/21/2011 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT
1209/23/2011 REPLY BRIEF of Appellant
1309/23/2011 DISK - ryb (e-mailed)
1409/26/2011 Corrected Statement of Case & Statement of Facts for ATB
1509/21/2011 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT
1611/02/2011 APPEARANCES: Steven Lamb/Gordon Hansmeier
1711/02/2011 ARGUED: Lamb/Hansmeier
1801/12/2012 DISPOSITION: REVERSED AND REMANDED
1901/12/2012 UNANIMOUS OPINION: Sandstrom, Dale V.
2001/12/2012 COSTS ON APPEAL TAXED IN FAVOR OF APPELLANTS.
2101/13/2012 Judgment Sent to Parties
2202/03/2012 MANDATE

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