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Landmark for ‘gig’ economy as judges back Pimlico plumber's rights to sick pay and holidays

Top judges have struck a blow for workers in the so-called gig economy by ruling that a self-employed plumber is entitled to employment rights including sick pay and holidays ... The Pimlico Plumbers ... read more

Pimlico Plumbers LOSES case on employment rights in blow to gig economy

Gary Smith, who worked for Pimlico Plumbers for nearly six years from ... As a "worker", he is entitled to employment rights including holiday and sick pay. It was a terrible decision. They [judges] ... read more

Supreme Court REJECTS landmark appeal by Pimlico Plumbers

But experts have told MailOnline this could lead to the death of the current gig economy ... rights including holiday and sick pay. Mr Smith will now be able to go ahead with his employment tribunal ... read more

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Blow to gig economy as plumbing firm loses employment case at Supreme Court

The UK’s highest court has dealt a blow to the so-called gig economy in a landmark ... rights including holiday and sick pay. Mr Smith will now be able to go ahead with his employment tribunal claim ... read more

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Gary Smith, who worked for London-based Pimlico Plumbers full-time for six years, took his case to the Supreme Court, over his entitlement to rights such as sick pay. The five Supreme ... on what is ... read more

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Supreme Court hears landmark case over Pimlico Plumber

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High Court to rule on Deliveroo riders´ employment status

Mr Warne said at the time that the firm wants a change in employment law so it could offer benefits such as sick pay to its riders, whilst maintaining that flexibility. The status of those working in ... read more



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