The Legal Implications of Remote Working Cross-Border

I wrote my law school dissertation on a very niche area of law which interests me a lot, and perhaps interests you too.



Relevant Legislation

Part 1: Legal Implications for “Country of Residence” Remote Working

Data-privacy and GDPR

Health and safety

Right to privacy

Working time

Part 2: Legal Implications for “cross-border” Remote Working

Contractual terms


Employer of record

Part 3: Reform

Figure 1
Figure 2

“In country” reform

Remote working legislation

Interpreting Article 8

Figure 3

“Cross-border” reform

An “un-commoditised gig economy” contract

Treaty employment contract or a European mutual recognition framework

EOR legislation

Achieving reform


Me and my cat, looking professional



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Jessica Zwaan

G’day. 🐨 I am a person and I like to think I am good enough to do it professionally. So that’s what I do.