2007 ORS 87.865¹
Foreclosure
  • joinder or consolidation
  • costs
  • limitation

(1) The lien described in ORS 87.855 (Lien for contributions to employee benefit plan) may be enforced by a suit in the circuit court, and shall be governed by the laws regulating the proceedings for the foreclosure of liens generally.

(2) Any number of persons claiming liens under ORS 87.855 (Lien for contributions to employee benefit plan) may join in the same suit, and when separate suits are commenced, the court may consolidate them. The court may also allow as part of the costs the moneys paid for filing and recording the claim, and a reasonable attorney fee at trial and on appeal, for each person claiming a lien.

(3) Every lien described in ORS 87.855 (Lien for contributions to employee benefit plan) shall cease to exist unless a complaint to foreclose it is filed and a summons issued within six months from the date of filing of the claim of lien. [1963 c.604 §§4, 6; 1981 c.897 §27]

MOLDER’S LIEN

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 87—Statutory Liens, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­087.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.