Montana Nursing Home Laws

Montana Nursing Home Injury Law | MT Firm

Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse

Statute of Limitations Mont. Code Ann. §27-2-204

  • Three years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.

Medical Malpractice

Statute of Limitations Mont. Code Ann. §27-2-205

  • Three years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.
  • Claim may not be brought more than five years from when the injury occurred.

Wrongful Death

Statute of Limitations Mont. Code Ann. §27-2-204

  • Three years.

Damages Cap Mont. Code Ann. §§25-9-411 and 27-1-220

  • Non-economic damages are limited to $250,000.
  • Punitive damages are capped at $10,000,000 or 3% of the defendant's net worth, whichever is less.

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