Pret a Manger unionization drive: dispute over dismissal claim
An update to last weekend's post about Pret a Manger firing a union organizer from its St Pancras store
: Pret management alleges that Andrej Stopa was dismissed for making repeated homophobic slurs towards a co-worker
. The union disputes this
, saying that the manager who brought the complaint ("a malicious grievance") against Stopa had been at loggerheads with Stopa over Stopa's workplace agitation regarding food safety and employment conditions, and cites witnesses to that effect. (Thanks, Keith and Andrej!