Temporary agency working: is the law on the turn?

Leighton, Patricia and Wynn, Michael (2008) Temporary agency working: is the law on the turn? The Company Lawyer, 29(1), pp. 7-15. ISSN (print) 0144-1027

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Analysis of the development of case law on the employment status of temporary agency workers, particularly cases in the EAT after James v London Borough of Greenwich. The article traces the development of the concept of the implied contract of employment with an end user of the agency and the tests for identifying such a contract.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: This article provides a useful summary of the case law on the status of agency workers at a time of high volatility in legal arenas
Uncontrolled Keywords: Agency workers, contracts of employment, employment status, implied contracts, temporary workers
Research Area: Law
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Business and Law (until 2017)
Faculty of Business and Law (until 2017) > Kingston Law School
Depositing User: Michael Wynn
Date Deposited: 20 Mar 2008
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2010 13:30
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/2262

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