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    Delivering on the Binary Divide

    Mangan, David (2021) Delivering on the Binary Divide. European Labour Law Journal, 12 (2). pp. 226-236. ISSN 2031-9525

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    Delivery companies have become a focal point of the ‘gig economy’, with Uber the most often identified entity. This commentary considers what recent cases involving delivery service companies suggest about labour law and the platform economy. Although these cases have focused on employment status, this commentary contends that the continuing lack of concerted engagement with the independent contractor status contributes to this spate of cases.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Digital economy; employment status; labour law; binary divide; inequality of bargaining power;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Law
    Item ID: 18523
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    Depositing User: David Mangan
    Date Deposited: 16 May 2024 08:04
    Journal or Publication Title: European Labour Law Journal
    Publisher: Sage Publications
    Refereed: Yes
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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