While still subject to political negotiations, the labour-market reform agreed by Spain’s social partners should bring more security.
The Ley de Riders, recognising delivery riders as employees, is now a reality. But is it a game-changer?
Legal amendments will not only recognise ‘riders’ as employees but require algorithm transparency from platforms generally.
The Supreme Court has modified its jurisprudence on subcontracting, limiting the scope for abuse of temporary contracts.
Deliveroo ‘riders’ are workers and not self-employed, according to Spanish courts.