2017 ORS 36.283¹
Confidentiality of mediation communications and agreement

(1) A mediation described in ORS 36.280 (Mediation of disputes related to interference with farming practices) (1) is subject to ORS 36.220 (Confidentiality of mediation communications and agreements).

(2) Except as provided under ORS 36.220 (Confidentiality of mediation communications and agreements) to 36.238 (Application of ORS 36.210 and 36.220 to 36.238), if the parties to a mediation described in ORS 36.280 (Mediation of disputes related to interference with farming practices) have agreed in writing that all or part of the mediation communications or all or part of the terms of a mediation agreement are confidential, a cause of action exists against a party that discloses the confidential communications or terms for damages resulting from the disclosure.

(3) ORS 36.280 (Mediation of disputes related to interference with farming practices) does not require a party to a mediation proceeding to disclose confidential business information or to disclose other confidential information that may be adverse to the legal interests of the party. [2015 c.630 §2]

Note: See second note under 36.280 (Mediation of disputes related to interference with farming practices).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 36—Mediation and Arbitration, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors036.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.