UVW Members in Trade Union Victimisation Victory

The UVW union (United Voices of the World} have this week announced that a case which its Petros Elia, a member of the union's Executive Committee, has described asĀ  the "most significant tribunal case in UVW's history" has concluded. The employment tribunal heard evidence, after a ten day hearing, that Susana was dismissed because of … Continue reading UVW Members in Trade Union Victimisation Victory

Broken Promises and (allegedly) Bullying Managers

I have spent Saturday morning, as every sane person does, skim reading historic EAT judgements, and in the process stumbled upon the decision in USDAW v Burns. USDAW v Burns is a 2014 unfair dismissal case, the background to which will be familiar fare to many trade union reps, notwithstanding that the Respondent in this … Continue reading Broken Promises and (allegedly) Bullying Managers