EMPLOYEES vs INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS

Understanding the distinction between contractors and employees and the re-characterisation of a contractor into an employee

For the 4th year in a row, L&E Global has published its annual global handbook. These comprehensive annual publications are a valuable resource for HR professionals, employment and corporate attorneys, academics and jurists. For employers with operations in multiple jurisdictions, successfully entering into a working relationship, whether with an employee or an independent contractor, is a very real challenge and one that impacts every sector of industry, in every region of the world. L&E Global is pleased to present our 2017 Global Handbook, which serves as an introduction to the complex issue of employees vs independent contractors, with analyses from 32 key jurisdictions, across 6 continents.

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