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Revisions to Ohio’s Foreclosure Procedures Are Coming Soon

Larry Rothenberg is a partner in the Cleveland office of Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co. LPA. He is the author of the Ohio jurisdictional section of the treatise, “The Law of Distressed Real Estate,” and has been selected multiple years as an Ohio Super Lawyer.  The firm handles foreclosures, bankruptcies, evictions, collections, and related matters throughout Ohio, Kentucky, Indiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and Illinois.

In an abrupt move to beat the summer recess, the Ohio House and Senate agreed to revisions to the Ohio foreclosure process, and passed Ohio H.B. 390.  Governor John Kasich signed the bill into law on June 26, 2016, and the law becomes effective 90 days thereafter.

Some highlights of the bill are: