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INDUSTRIAL ACTION: A change of tactics?

07 April 2017  

Although their ability to strike may be curtailed, the trade unions appear to be finding new ways to challenge employers, argue Laura Garner and Will Winch

Last month, key provisions of the Trade Union Act 2016 (TUA) took effect against a backdrop of long-running rail strikes and a flurry of court cases brought by the unions.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    Aslam & ors v Uber BV & ors [2016] EW Misc B68 (ET)

    British Airline Pilots’ Association v Ltd [2017] EWCA Civ 20

    Dunkley & ors v Kostal UK Ltd [2017] ET 1800677/2016

    The Pharmacists’ Defence Association Union v Boots Management Services Ltd and Secretary of State for Business Innovation and Skills [2017] EWCA Civ 66

    Wyer v Pembrokeshire County Council [2014] ET 1601425/2013

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