SNP adviser under fire as anti-racism worker wins legal battle
Scotland’s most senior trade union figure is under pressure after an anti-racism worker was awarded almost £17,000 compensation for being unfairly dismissed and victimised after speaking out about discrimination. Grahame Smith, general secretary of the Scottish Trades Union Congress (STUC) and an adviser to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, was repeatedly branded “not credible” by the judges who heard the case of Zaffir Hakim.Link to article
Category: Employment » Dismissal; Remedies. Area(s) of law: Employment.