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Katie Clark

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Katie Clark is Partner in the London office of international law firm, McDermott Will & Emery. She has significant experience advising on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment matters. Katie’s client base spans multiple business sectors and includes global corporations, financial institutions, FTSE 100 companies, manufacturing companies, service providers and start-ups.

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May 02, 2017    0

The 'gig economy’ is a term that is hard to avoid nowadays. But what is it exactly and what does it mean for the outsourcing professional?

The so-called ‘gig economy’ is a term used to describe a labour market in which flexible, short-term contracts, or freelance working, is the norm, as opposed to ‘traditional’ employment relationships. New research conducted by the CIPD suggests that around 1.3 million people are engaged in such work in the UK. Many of these 1.3 million people will...