News & Comment

News & Comment

27 November 2017Mediation

To mediate or not to mediate

Peter Rolphposted byPeter Rolph Managing Partner

There have been a series of cases where the Courts have been very firmly advising parties to disputes to mediate to try and find a solution outside the Court process. It is clear that mediation is a way of providing a confidential cost effective way to r... Read more

15 November 2017

New ruling finds Deliveroo riders are self-employed

Peter Rolphposted byPeter Rolph Managing Partner

New ruling finds Deliveroo riders are self-employed

In a key legal ruling the Central Arbitration Committee (CAC), which is a body who resolve workers disputes, has ruled that the Deliveroo riders are deemed to be self-employed contractors under their new contracts that allow the riders to substitute other... Read more