3105.43 Collaborative family law participation agreements; mandatory inclusions.

(A) A collaborative family law participation agreement must be in a record, be signed by the parties, and include all of the following:

(1) A statement of the parties' intent to resolve a matter through a collaborative family law process under sections 3105.41 to 3105.55 of the Revised Code;

(2) A description of the nature and scope of the matter;

(3) The identity of the collaborative family lawyer who represents each party in the collaborative family law process;

(4) A statement by each collaborative family lawyer confirming the lawyer's representation of a party in the collaborative family law process.

(B) Parties to a collaborative family law participation agreement may agree to include additional provisions not inconsistent with sections 3105.41 to 3105.54 of the Revised Code.

Added by 129th General AssemblyFile No.185, HB 461, §1, eff. 3/22/2013.