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I’m separating from my partner – do I have any rights to their property?

I’m separating from my partner – do I have any rights to their property?

Posted on July 29, 2019, by Jenny Carter

What are your rights if you separate from your partner when you have been living in their property? Jenny Carter…

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Defamation: what can you do if someone attacks your reputation?

Defamation: What can you do if someone attacks your reputation?

Posted on May 15, 2019, by Ben Sidgwick

Ben Sidgwick, Associate in Coodes Solicitors’ Personal Disputes team, discusses the subject of defamation where reputation is everything. Defamation involves…

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How a properly drawn-up Will could prevent inheritance disputes

How a properly drawn-up Will could prevent inheritance disputes

Posted on March 12, 2019, by Sarah Cornish

Inheritance disputes are on the increase. A recent survey has shown that more people are now prepared to challenge a…

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Fitness for Human Habitation Act: What landlords need to know

Fitness for Human Habitation Act: What landlords need to know

Posted on February 13, 2019, by Hayley Gaffney

Litigation Executive at Coodes Solicitors, Hayley Gaffney, outlines what landlords need to know about the new Fitness for Human Habitation…

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A guide to recovering money in the Small Claims Court

A guide to recovering money in the Small Claims Court

Posted on February 11, 2019, by Jodie Walmsley

Jodie Walmsley of Coodes Solicitors’ Personal Disputes team, explains the steps you can take to recover the debt, using the…

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What property rights do you have if you separate

What property rights do you have if you separate from a partner?

Posted on December 14, 2018, by Darren Higginson

What entitlement do you have to a financial interest in your home if you separate from your partner? Darren Higginson,…

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Upgrade your septic tank by 2020

New septic tank legislation: upgrade your system by January 2020

Posted on November 23, 2018, by Darren Higginson

Updated July 2019 Darren Higginson, Associate and property litigation expert at Coodes Solicitors, outlines what homeowners need to do to…

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When do squatter's rights apply to land?

Adverse possession: when do squatter’s rights apply?

Posted on October 19, 2018, by Darren Higginson

When do squatter’s rights come into play and in what circumstances can you secure ownership of a piece of land…

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Changes to tenancy law Assured shorthold tenancy

Changes to tenancy law – what does it mean for landlords?

Posted on September 28, 2018, by Hayley Gaffney

Substantial changes to tenancy law around landlords evicting tenants with an Assured Shorthold tenancy (AST) come into force on 1…

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draft Tenants Fees Bill

New EPC regulations for landlords – does it matter if my property is not compliant?

Posted on May 08, 2018, by Hayley Gaffney

Hayley Gaffney of Coodes Solicitors’ Personal Disputes team advises landlords on what could happen should they be found to not…

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