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04/08/2014



26 July 2014

Grover v PCS


The claimant made two complaints alleging the union breached its rules in relation to branch officer elections. Following correspondence, and after a hearing had been arranged, the claimant withdrew the complaints and the Certification Officer dismissed the application upon withdrawal by the claimant.

25 July 2014

White v Unite the Union


Mr White alleged that Unite the Union breached its rules in removing him from the positions he held as branch chair and shop steward. The Certification Officer dismissed the complaint upon withdrawal by Mr White.

16 July 2014

Groves v Society of Authors


Dr Groves alleged that the Society of Authors breached section 48(5) of the Trade Union and Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 in publishing on its website a biographical statement, which served the purpose of an election address for four of the seven candidates for election to the Management Committee.  The Certification Officer dismissed the complaint upon withdrawal by the claimant.

15 July 2014

Kelly v UCATT (No 3)


The claimant made three complaints that the union had breached its rules relating to disciplinary procedures. The Certification Officer dismissed all the complaints.

1 July 2014

Flanagan v UCATT (No. 2)

Mr Flanagan made four complaints alleging that the union had breached its rules in relation to its disciplinary procedures.  The Certification Officer dismissed the complaints.