The agency may
present a mediation settlement proposal to the claimant and respondent for
their consideration and agreement at an on-site meeting conducted under OAR
(2) If the claimant
and respondent sign a mediation settlement agreement, the agreement shall be
binding upon each party unless breached by the other.
(3) Mediation settlement agreements may be
considered by the agency to be substituted contracts and damages may be based
on the settlement.
(4) If at any
time during the processing of the claim, the claimant accepts a promissory note
from the respondent or other compromise as settlement of the claim, the agency
may consider the agreement to be a substituted contract, and base the continued
processing of the claim on the substituted contract.
Or. Admin. R.
LC 3, f. & ef. 2-7-77;
LC 1-1981, f. & ef. 10-8-81; LC 1-1984, f. & ef. 7-17-84; Renumbered
from 808-010-0045; LCB 1-1988, f. 1-26-88, cert. ef. 2-1-88; LCB 3-1991(Temp),
f. & cert. ef. 12-3-91; LCB 1-1992, f.; LSCB 2-1995, f. 8-8-95, cert. ef.
8-15-95; LCB 1-2000, f. & cert. ef. 2-1-00; Renumbered from 808-004-0030;
LCB 4-2002, f. & cert. ef. 12-4-02;
6-2016, f. & cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS 183,
Stats. Implemented: ORS