Viewing: BWB In The Media
Today Uber lost its appeal to the Court of Appeal, in a landmark case concerning the employment rights of an estimated 45,000 drivers across London.
Victoria Cook, Senior Associate in Bates Wells’ Employment team, has written for Civil Society on what charities need to be aware of when weighing up whether to use incentives to encourage volunteers.
The national press have featured Bates Wells’ role in James Farrar and Yaseen Aslam’s Court of Appeal case against Uber.
Paul Jennings and Rachel Mathieson from our Employment team have written an opinion piece for Times Law setting out why they believe workers’ rights should not be overlooked by gig employers.
Bates Wells Senior Associate Jonathan Pearce has written for the Law Society Gazette on the Court of Appeal’s recent judgment in the case of Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake and Shannon v Rampersad.
Paul Jennings and Rachel Mathieson of BWB's Employment team are taking on Uber in a landmark legal battle. Wired magazine has interviewed the pair in an in-depth look at the case.
Lucy McLynn, Partner and Head of Employment at Bates Wells Braithwaite, has participated in a BBC Radio 4 discussion focusing on the use of Settlement Agreements by the charities sector.
Paul Jennings, partner in BWB’s Employment team, has been featured prominently in the Law Society Gazette’s (LSG) coverage of the magazine’s latest roundtable.
Paul Jennings has been quoted in two pieces written by The Guardian (accessible here and here), City AM, The Huffington Post, Evening Standard and The Independent concerning the upcoming landmark appeal case that his team is fighting against Uber.