CASE PROCESSING PROCEDURES; LIMITATION PERIOD FOR FILING CHARGE – Statutory and Equitable Tolling
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1101.06000 – Statutory and Equitable Tolling
Board applied principal of equitable tolling to toll 6-month statute of limitations where parties pursued grievance through a non-negotiated grievance procedure; p. 2. Equitable tolling applies where District not suprised or prejudiced by the tolling; p. 5. Where grievance and unfair practice charge arose from the same circumstances and the evidence requirements for the defense of the grievance and unfair practice charge are similar, doctrine of equitable tolling applies as District not surprised or prejudiced by the tolling; p. 6. But see Dec. Nos. 718-H and 826-H.