Articles & Links Related to Divorce Mediation
Periodically we will post relevant articles and helpful links to help answer some of the questions you may have regarding divorce mediation.
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- New York State Council on Divorce Mediation – www.nysmediate.org
Recent Articles & Blog Posts
One of the most important issues to be resolved in the Separation Agreement is the Parenting Plan. This document will impact parents and children not only at the beginning of the separation/divorce, but also in the future.
Andrea Peyser’s 2017 article in the NY Post “Divorce System Prompts Bitter Couples to Use Kids as Weapons,” found that the only people to benefit from protracted power struggles between adults are lawyers. There is a better way, and that way is mediation.
These divorce terms describe some of the more important considerations you consider during mediation.
Divorce mediation can be an extraordinarily cost effective and timely method of getting separated or divorced.
Divorce mediation affords an opportunity to create an agreement about maintenance that can help spouses to build stability in an unpredictable future.
Parties have a right under certain circumstances to seek a modification of a child support order. Learn what they are.
Despite all the advantages of mediation, experience has shown that there are at least three major reasons why the process fails. Learn what they are.
In a divorce, would “birdnesting” be right for you? The children stay in the family home and the parents move in and out on a schedule.
Mediation is economical, flexible, fast and less contentious than litigation. You and your spouse make the important decisions.
Effective January 23, 2016 a new maintenance law will take effect, impacting how alimony after divorce is determined by courts in New York State.