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    Knowing your employment rights: the case for reforming employment status law

    Most of us know, roughly, what our rights at work are: that our pay is a certain amount, that we should get sick days and holiday, and can't be arbitrarily fired.  But for people working in the 'gig economy' or other less conventional working arrangements, understanding whether you're an employee with all those rights, genuinely self-employed and so must fend for yourself, or that grey "worker" area in between, is complicated.

    27 June 2017
    Blog

    The lawyers who challenged Uber

    Nick Denys talks to Nigel Mackay and Annie Powell, who ran the case for the drivers, about the clash between employment law and technology platforms.

    6 March 2017
    Feature

    Flexible working

    This practice note offers advice on that right and suggests forms of flexible working that practices may wish to consider.

    14 August 2015
    Practice notes

    Employment

    Advice and information for employment practitioners

    16 September 2014
    Information

    Flexible working practice note - archive version

    This practice note offers advice on that right and suggests forms of flexible working that practices may wish to consider.

    6 October 2011
    Practice note

    Judicial mediation

    This practice note offers advice on how judicial mediation works in the employment tribunal and considers the potential benefits for claimants and respondents.

    6 October 2011
    Practice note
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