EU Platform Work Directive Under Threat

Last year plans for an EU Platform Work Directive were announced which would have presumed all gig workers to be employees rather than self-employed, but the legislation now looks set to be diluted. The Czech Presidency of the European Council has proposed a reform of the text of the Directive which would raise the threshold […]

European Commission Concerns Over Possible Gig Economy Cartel

The European Commission has raided the offices of Delivery Hero in Germany and Glovo in Spain on suspicion that they colluded to share the market for food and grocery delivery services. The Commission announced that it has carried out unannounced inspections of a number of online food, grocery and consumer goods delivery businesses in two […]