Posts by Sebastien Flais

Sebastien Flais, Independent Workers Union of Great Britain

New Unions, Old Laws – Why flexibility is key in the ‘gig economy’

Sebastien Flais

The gig economy companies must and can be challenged to better protect their workers; this can be done under existing legislation The conventional understanding surrounding work divides employment into two categories: employee and self-employed.  The former offers more rights but less flexibility, the latter offers more flexibility but with no rights at all.  These are helpful umbrella terms but they … Continue reading

2 May 2017 by Sebastien Flais
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