1333.25 Charges deducted from proceeds - disposition of surplus.

The person to whom charges are owed for services, labor, or storage described in sections 1333.22 and 1333.23 of the Revised Code shall do all of the following:

(A) Deduct from the proceeds of a sale the charges owed plus the costs of notifying the owner of the garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods under sections 1333.22 to 1333.24 of the Revised Code;

(B) Hold any surplus arising from the sale subject to the order of the owner;

(C) Immediately after the sale, mail by ordinary mail to the owner at his mailing address, if that address was given at the time the person received the garment, clothing, wearing apparel, or household goods from the owner and is accurate and complete or can be ascertained by reasonable effort, a notice of the sale and of the amount of any surplus due him;

(D) At any time within twelve months after the mailing of that notice, upon demand by the owner, pay to the owner the amount of any surplus due him.

Effective Date: 07-22-1994