What is Confidentiality in the Mediation Process?

June 2nd, 2023 | Divorce

In New Hampshire (NH), the confidentiality of mediation is defined and protected by state law. The key statute that governs confidentiality in mediation is the New Hampshire Mediation Confidentiality Act (RSA 328-C:12). Under this act, mediation communications are generally privileged and confidential. This means that the participants in mediation, including the mediator, the parties involved, […]

Parenting Plan Modification

May 24th, 2023 | Divorce

Under New Hampshire law, a court may modify an existing parenting plan if there has been a substantial change in circumstances that affects the welfare of the child. This is set forth in RSA 461-A:11, which is the statute that governs parenting plans in New Hampshire. The statute does not define what constitutes a substantial […]

Alimony in New Hampshire

May 24th, 2023 | Divorce

Alimony, also known as spousal support, is a legal obligation to provide financial support to a spouse after a divorce or separation. Each state has its own laws governing the awarding of alimony, and in this blog, we will focus on the alimony law in New Hampshire. In New Hampshire, alimony is awarded based on […]

Understanding Mediation in New Hampshire

October 29th, 2019 | Divorce