Michael Hibbs

Michael Hibbs

About Michael Hibbs

Michael Hibbs is head of employment law at Shakespeare Martineau.

Putting a stop to the misuse of NDAs

19 Mar 2019

After the government this month outlined plans to outlaw the unethical use of non-disclosures agreements, Michael Hibbs looks at situations...

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Could Hermes’ self-employed-plus status revolutionise the gig economy?

7 Feb 2019

The creation of a new worker status by courier company Hermes could prove a significant step in the evolution of gig economy workers' rights, argues Mike Hibbs from law firm Shakespeare Martineau.

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Trump cap firing puts workplace policies in the spotlight

12 Jul 2018

As protests greet Donald Trump’s arrival in the UK, Michael Hibbs looks at the recent news from Canada, where a...

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Risk assessing relationships: Time to review employment contracts

11 May 2018

With major changes to employment status likely on the horizon and a growing proportion of the workforce operating within the...

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