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Employment Law

Legal guidance - compliance - software

02 MAY 2012

Autoclenz Limited v Belcher [2011] IRLR 820

Meaning of ‘employee'

27 July 2011

Supreme Court

Lord Hope, Lord Walker, Lord Collins, Lord Walker

If a contract for individuals to provide their services to an organization is drawn up so as to make it appear that they are not employees or workers as defined in the employment legislation, but those terms do not reflect the true relationship between those individuals and the organization, and if the reality is that the individuals are employees, then they are to be treated as employees.

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