It’s all been happening.
Uber lost its appeal against the employment tribunal decision, but has now announced that it has sought permission to appeal direct to the Supreme Court. Deliveroo couriers lost their case which was heard by the Central Arbitration Committee. Meanwhile the Work and Pensions and Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy committees have published a joint report and draft Bill with measures to provide greater protection to people working in the gig economy.
The fight is finely balanced. (more…)