The Weekly Independent: November 19, 2018

By MBO Partners |

Updated Monday, November 19, 2018


Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web.

  • Independent professionals: who they are and what you should know about them.
  • JD Supra summarizes three key takeaways from Grubhub’s opening appeals brief regarding worker misclassification.
  • Drivers for London-based taxi company Addison Lee are employees, not independent contractors, according to the latest verdict from the employment appeals tribunal. The ruling could affect thousands of drivers, The Guardian says.
  • Inc. lists 12 digital tools that make the jobs of independent contractors easier.

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