FordHarrison and Ius Laboris Examine the Rise of the Gig Economy

Date   Aug 2, 2018

The use of gig workers has grown exponentially, and employment law is failing to keep pace with the development of the gig economy. Global research conducted by Ius Laboris member firms, including FordHarrison, shows that pressure is building on local markets. The recent Ius Laboris report, The Rise of the Gig Economy, surveys 40 jurisdictions worldwide and provides insight on how the gig economy is impacting employment law globally.

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About FordHarrison. FordHarrison is a labor & employment firm with nearly 200 attorneys in 28 offices, including three affiliate firms. The firm has built a national legal practice as one of the nation's leading defense firms with an exclusive focus on labor law, employment law, litigation, business immigration, employee benefits and executive compensation. FordHarrison is committed to our FH Promise, a set of principles that guides our firm in the delivery of legal services and client communications. For more information on FordHarrison, visit

About Ius Laboris. Ius Laboris is the world's largest, integrated alliance of human resources and pensions law firms. It provides clients with highly specialized advice and support worldwide and access to over 1,400 of the world's best human resources law practitioners. With coverage in over 100 countries it offers high quality, cost-effective and strategically coordinated HR legal services across borders. For more information on Ius Laboris, visit