542:1 Validity of Arbitration Agreements
542:2 Stay of Proceedings Brought in Violation of Arbitration Agreements
542:3 Remedy in Case of Default; Jurisdiction; Proceedings
542:3-a Stipulation to Arbitrate
542:4 Appointment of Arbitrators
542:5 Witnesses; Summoning; Compelling Attendance
542:6 Depositions
542:7 Award
542:8 Jurisdiction of Court to Confirm, Modify, or Vacate Award
542:9 Judgment Upon Award
542:10 Appeal
542:11 Arbitration of Domestic Relations Cases

Terms Used In New Hampshire Revised Statutes > Chapter 542 - Arbitration of Disputes

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of these laws, shall mean the section next preceding or following that in which such reference is made, unless some other is expressly designated. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:13
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies corporate and politic as well as to individuals. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:9
  • petition: when used in connection with the equity jurisdiction of the superior court, and referring to a document filed with the court, shall mean complaint, and "petitioner" shall mean plaintiff. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:51
  • state: when applied to different parts of the United States, may extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall include said district and territories. See New Hampshire Revised Statutes 21:4
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.