(A) Except as otherwise provided in this chapter and in division (B) of section 1302.44 of the Revised Code:
(1) A security interest or agricultural lien continues in collateral notwithstanding sale, lease, license, exchange, or other disposition thereof unless the secured party authorized the disposition free of the security interest or agricultural lien; and
(2) A security interest attaches to any identifiable proceeds of collateral.
(B) Proceeds that are commingled with other property are identifiable proceeds:
(1) If the proceeds are goods, to the extent provided by section 1309.336 of the Revised Code; and
(2) If the proceeds are not goods, to the extent that the secured party identifies the proceeds by a method of tracing, including application of equitable principles, that is permitted under law other than this chapter with respect to commingled property of the type involved.
(C) A security interest in proceeds is a perfected security interest if the security interest in the original collateral was perfected.
(D) A perfected security interest in proceeds becomes unperfected on the twenty-first day after the security interest attaches to the proceeds unless:
(1) The following conditions are satisfied:
(a) A filed financing statement covers the original collateral;
(b) The proceeds are collateral in which a security interest may be perfected by filing in the office in which the financing statement has been filed; and
(c) The proceeds are not acquired with cash proceeds.
(2) The proceeds are identifiable cash proceeds; or
(3) The security interest in the proceeds is perfected other than under division (C) of this section when the security interest attaches or within twenty days thereafter.
(E) If a filed financing statement covers the original collateral, a security interest in proceeds that remains perfected under division (D)(1) of this section becomes unperfected at the later of:
(2) The twenty-first day after the security interest attaches to the proceeds.
Effective Date: 07-01-2001