- Interpreting the Alimony Reform Act: Surprising Developments
- Vacating the Marital Home During the Divorce
- Divorce and the Holidays
- Determining Alimony in New Hampshire
- Identifying the Immigration Consequences of Divorce
- Reasons to Obtain a Prenuptial Agreement
- Understanding the Benefits of Conciliation
- Active Duty Military Parents and Child Support
- Frequently Asked Questions about Mediation
- Grounds for Divorce in Massachusetts
- Postnuptial Agreements: When Are They Necessary?
- Divorce and Children: Responsibilities of the Parents
- Paternity: Responsibilities and Rights
- Divorce in a Down Economy
- Conciliation: Is it Right for You?
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Category Archives: Conciliation
Conciliation is a type of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) that is becoming more common in the United States and is used in court-affiliated ADR programs in Massachusetts. Typically, the parties will seek conciliation following the commencement of litigation and identification … Continue reading
What is the difference between Conciliation and Mediation? Like a Mediator, a Conciliator is a neutral party who works with the parties to reach agreement on the relevant issues. A conciliator is more active in the process than a mediator, … Continue reading
Benefits of a Family Law Mediator: Mediator: neutral/impartial party facilitates dialogue with parties involved to ultimately reach a decision/common ground Generally less expensive when compared to litigation Outcomes are mutually agreed upon by all parties involved Mediation usually makes the … Continue reading