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- New CTUF Publication: Empowering Workers – Transforming Workplaces.
- An open letter in support of Labourâs much needed Employment Law reforms.
- Labour Will Be On The Side Of Workers – Laura Pidcock MP
- A minimum service agreement â or a ban on strikes?
- Aussie unions thank global unions and crossbenchers for defeating union busting bill
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By Ben Schneiders, Â Sydney Morning Herald November 9, 2019Â Thanks to Ben Davis of the USW. The two unions that have been most active in bringing attention to the epidemic of wage theft in Australia will merge on Monday to … Continue reading
McDonald’s workers are going on strike! On Tuesday workers from six south London stores are striking for ÂŁ15 an hour, guaranteed hours and a union. The McStrikers will deliver an open letter for party leaders to No. 10 Downing Street … Continue reading
By Nicola Countouris and Keith Ewing First published on the UK Labour Law Blog, 28th October 2019, and is available atÂ https://wordpress.com/view/uklabourlawblog.com. In a remarkable article âÂ Donât be fooled â the EU is no defender of workersâ rights –Â TheÂ Guardianâs economics editor … Continue reading
McDonald’s workers have warned bosses that they are planning to launch the biggest wave of fast food strikes the UK has ever seen. It is reported that six London branches of McDonald’s had been given notice by members of the … Continue reading
By Professors Nicola Countouris & Keith Ewing Now, on the brink of the third deadline for a Brexit deal, two leading UK academics consider the possible implications of a âno-deal Brexitâ for UK workersâ rights. They conclude that the process … Continue reading
IndustriAll Europeâs collective bargaining campaign is Â focussing on the stories of ordinary workers and the concrete successes that are achieved through collective bargaining. Targeted information campaigns will be organised by affiliated unions featuring videos and data-based information material to highlight … Continue reading
From the Communication Workers Union Hundreds of CWU reps waved their union flags and cheered as the âhistoricâ Royal Mail ballot result was announced after a national repsâ briefing in central London earlier today. In one of the largest âYesâ … Continue reading
Employment Law Specialists Thompsons Solicitors Respond To The Government’s Revised Brexit Proposals
“The Conservative Government Has Completely Whitewashed Workersâ Rights From Its Revised Stance On Brexit.” âThis isnât a case of protection for workers being pushed to the bottom of the pile â itâs a case of them being ignored altogether. âIn … Continue reading
By Tony Burke, Chair of the Campaign For Trade Union Freedom The giant European trade union federation IndustriAll Europe, which covers seven million manufacturing,Â mining and energy workers has today launched a campaign which aims to demonstrate the positive impact … Continue reading