Considerations for the Gig Economy

Speaker: Preston Parsons


The presentation will cover developments in the “gig economy” including a review of the spectrum from employee to independent contractor, as well as leading labour decisions, and proposed legislative developments in Canada.

Preston Parsons is a Partner at Overholt Law LLP with over 10 years of practice experience in the firm’s core areas of labour relations law, employment law, civil litigation, privacy law, and human rights law. Preston takes great care in advising all clients, including both employers and employees, with an emphasis on taking proactive steps to avoid problems and disputes from arising wherever possible.