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.

What are the Minimum Energy Efficient Standards (MEES)?

The minimum energy efficiency standards (MEES) where introduced under the Energy Efficiency (Private Rental Property) (England and Wales) Regulations 2015 and since April 2018 prohibit the gran…

MK Dons Sport and Education Trust (SET) is an independent charity aligned to Milton Keynes Dons. The SET delivers life-changing programmes in Milton Keynes and the surrounding area and focuses on education, social inclusion, health and wellbeing, gir…

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…

BPI (Independent Financial Advisors) has published their January Residential Property Review.

Their monthly residential market review is intended to provide background to recent developments in property markets, as well as to give an indication of h…

From 6 February 2020, the statutory legacy for the surviving spouses of those who die intestate will increase from £250,000 to £270,000. The new rules dictate that if the deceased has children, their surviving spouse will inherit receives the first £…

What is a Stalking Protection Order?

Stalking was made a specific criminal offence in England and Wales in 2012. However from 20th January 2020, police will be able to apply to magistrates for a “Stalking Protection Order (SPO)” and courts will also…