Unemployment Compensation Review Commission
State of Ohio
Ohio Unemployment Compensation Law Abstract

Written By:
Hearing Officers
G. Bruce Lindsay and Blaine W. Brown
© 2006 UC Review Commission
 


Table of Contents

I. Covered and Non-covered Employment

Employer defined

 

Employment defined

 

Employment includes

 

Employment does not include

II. Filing an Application for Determination of Benefit Rights

Filing in Ohio

 

Statutory Requirement

 

The August 1, 2004 Amendment

 

Definitions

 

Dependency Class

 

Seasonal Employment

 

Aliens

III. Functions of the Review Commission

Commission Procedure

 

Hearing Procedure

 

Dismissals

 

Recusal of Commission Members or Hearing Officers

IV. Functions and Jurisdiction of the Director

Effect of Prior Determinations

 

Effect of Incorrect Advice Received from a State Employee

 

Corrected Determinations

 

Child Support Obligations

 

Eligibility Notice

 

Mutualization of Employer Charges

 

Interested Parties

V. Filing a Timely Appeal

General Requirements

 

Extending the Time for Filing an Appeal

 

Determining When an Appeal was Filed

 

Appeal to Court

VI. Eligibility for Benefits During a Week

Procedural Requirements

 

Involuntary Unemployment

 

Able to Work, Available for Suitable Work

 

Actively Seeking Suitable Work,and Unable to Obtain Suitable Work

 

Between Terms Disqualification for Schools,

 

and for Professional Athletes

VII. Deductible Income

Earnings

 

Remuneration in Lieu of Notice

 

Workers' Compensation

 

Pension, Retirement, and Annuity Plan Payments

 

Separation or Termination Pay

 

Vacation Pay

 

Computation Rules

VIII. Separations from Employment

Generally

 

Lack of Work

 

Quit

 

Discharge

 

Correctional Institution

 

Dishonesty

 

Disciplinary Layoff

 

Labor Dispute

IX. Offers of Work and Referrals to Work

Generally

 

Suitable Work

 

Good Cause

X. Overpayment and Fraudulent Misrepresentation

Overpayment Where There is No Fraudulent Misrepresentation

 

Fraudulent Misrepresentation