Tag: gig economy

Five things we learnt in employment law this week (16 November 2018)

1. The Employment Appeal Tribunal has upheld the decision that Addison Lee drivers are workers. 2. In an...

EAT confirms Addison Lee drivers are entitled to workers’ rights

Taxi drivers with Addison Lee are legally entitled to the national minimum wage and holiday pay rights,...

Supreme Court unanimously rules against Pimlico Plumbers Ltd

The Supreme Court has unanimously dismissed the appeal by Pimlico Plumbers in its landmark gig economy case. The...

Whistleblowing couriers launch legal claim against Amazon

Whistleblowing delivery drivers are taking legal action against Amazon on the charge of bogus self-employment. The latest gig-economy...

Five things we learnt in employment law this week (25 May 2018)

The EAT has held that a tribunal was correct in upholding a dismissal for multiple separate...

Five things we learnt in Employment Law this week (9 February 2018)

The High Court has ordered that a former employee must surrender his passport pending his compliance with...

Government’s Good Work plan does not address employment status

The government has finally responded to the Taylor Review. It has released its Good Work plan and...

Uber introduces mandatory six-hour breaks for drivers.

Uber is introducing mandatory breaks for its drivers. The taxi hailing firm will lock drivers out of...

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