Neves Blogs and News

Keep up to date with our articles and blogs written by our solicitors on the latest developments in law and what's happening at Neves.

You can also watch our "In Just a Minute" series of videos, which cover a legal topic in one minute.

I have just made Lasting Powers of Attorney (‘LPAs’).  As part of my job, I advise clients to do the same as part of their estate planning.  Thinking and talking about what would happen if you lost your mental capacity to make decisions about your pr…

In 2015 cohabiting couple families accounted for 17% of all families in the UK and the percentage of over 16’s who were married decreased to 50.6%. These figures may be explained by an increasing trend for couples to cohabit before marriage or to coh…

Life used to be less complicated when passing on such assets as photographs, CDs, DVDs and books.  Notebooks and diaries filled your ideas and thoughts. These items were normally held in physical form and distributed to family and friends or in accor…

Do you know someone who is suffering from domestic violence?

Are you worried about another person - a member of your family, a child, and concerned about experiences they may be having within their family?

What can you do? What should you do?

1.Ho…

When we are drawing up Wills for clients who have children and grandchildren, we find that most of our clients want to benefit their family, and if possible pay as little Inheritance Tax as they legally can, so that future generations can benefit fro…

Back to Basics

Employers and business often get caught up in the complexities of employment law, keeping up to date and tying themselves in knots about following a fair procedure in accordance with the relevant policy. But what about the basics, the…