Daily Archives: June 25, 2008

Usdaw fights for mistreated bookshop workers

From an Usdaw Press Release dated 24 June 2008:

Shopworkers’ union, Usdaw, has submitted 15 employment tribunal claims against the Brewers, US-based brothers who have taken over a chain of UK bookshops and were seeking to impose a new contract on staff, drastically reducing their contractual rights.

The Union has over 50 members at the bookshops and is expecting that the number of employment tribunal claims will rise.

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