Pub group beats unfair dismissal claim

James Atkinson of The Shout Talks about a Operations Manager of a Pub Group…

  The AHA argued that Boreland was an operations manager who oversaw multiple venues, and his role did not therefore meet the definition of “hotel manager” in the Award.

But Boreland claimed that he did not in reality have the authority of an operations manager at Reserve Hotels because he was regularly micro-managed and overruled by Balagiannis.

FWA Deputy President Anna Booth ruled that while Boreland may have had a “strong willed and activist manager who often countermanded his decisions”, this was simply “a question of managerial style”.

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