OAR 603-075-0035
Confidentiality of Mediation and Materials used in Mediation


All mediations conducted are subject to the confidentiality requirements set forth in ORS 36.262 (Confidentiality of mediation materials) or ORS 36.283 (Confidentiality of mediation communications and agreement). In addition, except as provided in subsection (3), all memoranda, work products, and other materials contained in the case files of a mediator, a mediation service provider, or the Department, that are created for, or used in a mediation are confidential and not subject to disclosure consistent with ORS 192.345 (Public records conditionally exempt from disclosure)(16).


Breach of confidentiality by a mediator or mediation service provider shall be cause for revocation of a mediator’s approval or cancellation of a mediation services’ contract; and may be subject to civil penalties.


A mediation agreement reached between the parties is not confidential unless the parties otherwise agree in writing.

Source: Rule 603-075-0035 — Confidentiality of Mediation and Materials used in Mediation, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=603-075-0035.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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