Maryland Courts

Certified Questions of Law Currently Before the Court of Appeals

September Term, 2016

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Parameshwar Mahasreshti v. Matthew Miller, et al. - Misc. No. 12, September Term, 2016

Certified Question from the United States District Court for the District of Maryland

Questions - 1) Is a complaint filed in the name of a deceased individual plaintiff prior to the expiration of limitations null and void ab initio? 2) Can the decedent's estate be substituted as plaintiff after the expiration of limitations to avoid dismissal on limitations grounds?

To be argued in the February, 2017 session of Court.

Counsel for appellant: Jason R. Goren
Counsel for appellee: James Matthew Haynes, Jr.