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
Mediation is economical, flexible, fast and less contentious than litigation. You and your spouse make the important decisions.read more
Effective January 23, 2016 a new maintenance law will take effect, impacting how alimony after divorce is determined by courts in New York State.read more
Unlike in litigated divorce, in divorce mediation the couple is in control of the process and knows the cost from the outset.read more
The mediation process empowers clients to craft a separation or divorce agreement that is right for them and to control the costs of divorce.read more
When couples are separating or divorcing, there are a variety of ways to separate and divide household goods and personal property.read more
In divorce, a well thought-out plan for taking care of the children is critical, even for a flexible, agreeable couple.read more
A qualified domestic relations order (QDRO) may be needed in a divorce to share retirement benefits accrued during a marriage.read more
Perhaps the biggest issue that most couples face when considering a separation or divorce is what to do about the marital residence or home.read more
The purpose of maintenance is to allow the recipient to gain skills or training to become financially self-sufficient. It is awarded without regard to gender.read more
Mediation during separation helped to resolve a NYS STAR program problem so that each member of the couple could benefit.read more