Ohio Communications Law Questions & Answers

Q: What is the law in Ohio for HOAs regarding monthly board meetings pertaining to open communication of agenda?

1 Answer | Asked in Communications Law, Real Estate Law and Land Use & Zoning for Ohio on
Answered on Sep 24, 2018
Joseph Jaap's answer
Ohio law for condominium operation can be found at this link:

http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/5311 See Sections 5311.09 and 091.

There can be additional rules in the condominium declaration and bylaws.

See also this link: http://codes.ohio.gov/orc/1702

It provides rules for operation of non-profit corporations. A condominium association is usually formed as a non-profit corporation.

Q: Lines of communication: Should a condo owner approach Board of Directors or management company with questions?

1 Answer | Asked in Communications Law, Contracts and Internet Law for Ohio on
Answered on Mar 29, 2018
Joseph Jaap's answer
Start with the contact person at the management company. If they can't help, they can pass the problem to the board, or suggest that you contact the board president.

Q: I was friends with a 21 year old girl and I'm 16, parents filed a no contact order for the girl, is there a way around?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Communications Law, Juvenile Law and Municipal Law for Ohio on
Answered on Jan 30, 2018
Joseph Jaap's answer
No, you can't contact her. That would violate the order. If you do that, you could put her in trouble. Do you want to do that to her? Move on, and have no contact with her.

Q: My ex husband & have 50/50 parenting .. however his mom and dad pick her up and communicate with me because he isn’t

1 Answer | Asked in Communications Law, Internet Law, Divorce and Child Custody for Ohio on
Answered on Jan 4, 2018
Joseph Jaap's answer
Do the terms of the parenting agreement allow anyone other than your ex to pick them up? If not, then you could refuse to let the g-parents take them. Do the kids stay with the g-paretns after being picked up, or with your ex? Review the terms of the parenting agreement with your attorney, or use the Find a Lawyer tab to retain a local family law attorney to review all the facts and advise you.

Q: Can messages on Facebook be subpoenaed by a defence law

1 Answer | Asked in Communications Law for Ohio on
Answered on Jul 14, 2015
Matthew Williams' answer
Yes, electronic communications can be subpoenaed.

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