Legal Resources and News

 Read jargon-free articles and guidance pieces written in-house by our solicitors and keep up to date with what's happening at Neves.

Here we explain what happens to your pension…

Since the Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999 the courts have had the power to share pensions between a couple in divorce or dissolution settlements.

Despite this, according to new research by Scotti…

We have reached the final of Milton Keynes Business Achievement Awards 2018 in the Professional Services Category. 

You can see a full list of our finalists on the website .

The awards ceremony is taking place on Thursday 8 Marc…

Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings (MIAMs)

What is a MIAM?

A Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) is conducted by an authorised family mediator for the purpose of providing parties with information about mediation and oth…

Excluding People from Your Will and a very brief look at Lady Lucan’s Affairs

Although sizeable to many people, Lady Lucan’s estate was worth in the region of £575,000 when she died last year, which was admittedly less than some were expecting.

Lad…

As it currently stands not all payments under a settlement agreement are tax-free but it is common place for the first £30,000 of any settlement payment (compensation for loss of office) to be paid free from any tax and NI deductions.

If you have a …

There has been a topic that has been much discussed in recent months and one that will impact many businesses, both large and small very soon. That is The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 

On 25 May 2018 the much anticipated and much talke…