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Will the Uber decision drive employment law in a different direction?

Date Posted: 01 November 2016

On 28th October, an Employment Tribunal made a decision that may have resounding effects for companies. Two vehicle drivers took Uber to court arguing that they were 'workers' within the definition of the Employment Rights Act 1996. This article by Chris Barber looks at the finer detail.

Litigants in Person – Is it fair being on your own?

Date Posted: 26 October 2016

A Litigant in Person (LIP) is a description of those people who represent themselves in court proceedings and at court hearings. Chris Barber discusses this.