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Conference Proceeding

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labor law


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I. Introduction. II. Who is covered and who is excluded from the protective scope of labor law, and the legal consequences for those excluded as independent contractors or owners. III. Benefits and burdens of the “employment relationship” characterization compared to a contract for services. IV. Speculations about solutions to the work relationship problem.


Labor and Employment Law

Recommended Citation

Patricia Kurczyn Villalobos, ed. Derecho Social: Memoria del Congreso Internacional de Cultura Y Sistemas Juridicos Comparados, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas de la UNAM. 2005, p. 183-221.