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Grubhub Wins First Independent Contractor Misclassification Trial in the Gig Economy
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2018

Independent contractor misclassification claims have been percolating through the courts for years. Some were swept away by a wave of federal


Grubhub Notches Victory for Gig Economy in Big Classification Win in California Federal Court
  • Littler Mendelson PC
  • USA
  • February 14 2018

In a recent classification case involving the “gig” or shared economy, a U.S. magistrate judge handed down a significant win for Grubhub, concluding


Driving change in employment law: where to after first Australian Uber case?
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • February 14 2018

In employment law circles, the first Australian case in relation to the employment status of Uber drivers has been highly anticipated. Given the


Louisiana Court Upholds Ruling That House Painters Are Independent Contractors
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • February 14 2018

The Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal has held that painters may be treated as independent contractors if they bring some of their own tools


Roadmap vervanging Wet DBA - Verlenging uitstel handhaving tot 1 januari 2020
  • Bird & Bird
  • Netherlands
  • February 14 2018

Afgelopen vrijdag is in een brief aan de Tweede Kamer een ‘roadmap vervanging Wet DBA’ gezonden. Hierin staat dat de Wet DBA per 1 januari 2020


California Federal Court Finds That “Gig Economy” Workers Are Independent Contractors, Not Employees (US)
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 14 2018

Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, Postmates, DoorDash. All are companies participating in what has been labeled the “gig economy,” where tasks are performed by


Social Security Contributions for internet platforms such as Uber, Airbnb and MyHammer?
  • DLA Piper
  • European Union, Germany
  • February 7 2018

The Statutory Accident Insurance (Gesetzliche Unfallversicherung) has recently argued that operators of internet platforms such as Uber, Airbnb and


State of the Union Address Provides Hints of Trump Administration Priorities for U.S. Employers
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 6 2018

In his first State of the Union Address, President Trump made the case for his first year in office as one of extraordinary legislative and regulatory


What Do You Mean Someone I've Never Met Is My Employee?
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2018

While the current National Labor Relations Board appears to be heading in the right direction when it comes to the joint employer and independent


Managing the employment relationship in Mexico
  • Bufete Díaz Mirón y Asociados
  • Mexico, Global
  • February 2 2018

A structured guide to country specific laws, misclassification, contracts and foreign workers in Mexico