Breach of union rules decision Mr Alec McFadden v Unite the Union (PDF format)

This document contains the decision made by the Certification Officer in this case



The applicant made two complaints under section 108A(1) of the Trade Union Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 that Unite the Union had breached its rules relating to disciplinary proceedings. Following submissions from the parties on two preliminary issues the Assistant Certification Officer, appointed by the Certification Officer to hear the complaints, decided to uphold the applicant’s complaints of breach of rules.

Published 3 October 2017
Last updated 1 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. McFadden v Unite: the decision in this case published on 14 November 2017 now includes the decision as to remedies

  2. First published.