Case round up: employment status of contractors; and dismissal claims from individuals declared bankrupt
This report relates to 2 case(s)
Khan v Trident Safeguards Ltd and others  IRLR 961 CA (1 other report)
Staffordshire Sentinel Newspapers Ltd v Potter  IRLR 752 EAT (0 other reports)
This week's case round-upfrom Eversheds, covering the employment status of contractors; and dismissal claims from individuals declared bankrupt.
Independent contractor or employee?
Staffordshire Sentinel Newspapers Limited v Potter, EAT, 18 March 2004
Potter started working for Sentinel in February 1999 as a home-delivery agent. The delivery agency agreement was stated to be an agreement for services, not a contract of employment and further, that Potter was an independent contractor. There was no express 'substitution' clause.