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Department: company commercial

With more and more sophisticated technology available at a relatively low cost, it is becoming easier to make covert recordings, including in the workplace. We are often asked whether an employee or indeed a manager can make a covert recording at wor…

When starting a small business there is much to focus on, and with budget and time constraints, sometimes getting robust legal arrangements in place can get overlooked.  It may have been just you, testing the waters, and so didn’t need an office, con…

Stamp duty land tax liability needs to be considered by anyone acquiring a freehold or leasehold interest in a commercial property.

Currently stamp duty land tax for commercial property is payable at the following rates:

  • 0% - up to £150,000 of th…

Neves Solicitors has expanded two of their specialist teams with the appointment of Fiona Hewitt and Kim Sayer.

Kim Sayer (pictured right) has joined as a Company Commercial Solicitor, working alongside the firm’s Joint Managing Partner and Head of …

An agreement for disagreement? A reminder of the importance of ensuring certainty when contracting with third parties.

The recent Court of Appeal judgement in the case of Morris v Swanton Care & Community Ltd [2018] EWCA Civ 2763 found that an e…

We are delighted to have been ranked in the Legal 500 United Kingdom this year for our Commercial and Company Law!

Within the listing Neves is praised for its 'great understanding of clients' business, concerns and objectives - advice received is al…