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The Gig Economy
Uber is a leader of the gig economy, which proposes that people should not necessarily
work for an employer. Alternatively, they will use their skills and technological knowhow to
work on projects that match their field. While creating a new type of entrepreneurship for
individuals, it raises a host of further legal questions for companies around the law of agency.
Various issues have arisen in regards to the legal liability in delivering duties. The company has
grown massively capturing a significant market since its inception nearly a decade ago. The
company unlocked a whole new mindset enabling freelancing on their platform.
Principles of Agency Law, the scope of employment and Legal Liability as to Uber for
Actions of Drivers – Employees versus Independent Contractors
Temporary or day to day workers hired to undertake the tasks of a company are referred
to as gig workers. They represent the company at ground level because they are the ones who
deal first hand with clients (Fisher, 2020). This has had many effects on the gig economy. The
principle of vicarious liability explains this situation better. The acts performed under the
ordinary course of employment are highlighted in this principle. Many are the tim...
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