Workplace romance lands McDonald’s CEO in hot water

Steve Easterbrook, CEO of international corporation McDonald’s, was dismissed after admitting to having been engaged in a relationship with an employee. Easterbrook had held the position of CEO of McDonald’s in the UK and Northern Europe since 2015 and was instrumental in the company’s revitalisation and advancements in recent years, where share price managed to…

Tesco workers fight for equal pay before the EU Court

In anticipation of Britain’s departure from the European Union, thousands of Tesco supermarket employees have submitted an application before the European Court of Justice to demand clarification on provisions relating to the protection of workers. The application is made on the basis that the predominantly female workforce on supermarket shop floors receives lower salaries than…