1775.03 Laws applicable - status of existing contracts.

Effective January 1, 2010, Chapter 1775 is repealed and no longer governs partnerships. 2008 HB332.

(A) The rule that statutes in derogation of the common law are to be strictly construed has no application to sections 1775.01 to 1775.42 of the Revised Code.

(B) The law of estoppel applies under such sections.

(C) The law of agency applies under this chapter, but, if a provision of section 5815.35 of the Revised Code conflicts with that law, the provision of that section controls.

(D) Such sections shall be interpreted and construed so as to effectuate their general purpose to make the law of this state uniform with the law of those states which enact similar legislation.

(E) Sections 1775.01 to 1775.42 of the Revised Code do not impair the obligations of any contract existing on September 14, 1949, or affect any action or proceedings begun or right accrued before such date.

Cite as R.C. § 1775.03

History. Effective Date: 03-22-1984; 01-01-2007; 2008 HB332 01-01-2010