ORLANDO, Fla. – The Teamsters local that represents workers who play Mickey Mouse, Goofy and other characters at Walt Disney World was taken over almost two years ago by its parent union, which cited “deficiencies” in the local’s leadership following repeated member complaints of mismanagement.
Now a former officer of Local 385's previous leadership is suing the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, claiming the takeover has lasted too long.
Gary Brown said in a lawsuit filed in federal court in Orlando last week that the Teamsters needs to end its trusteeship and hold elections for new officers. “The trusteeship was never necessary," Brown said late Monday via text. “It's not performing any function and no reason exists for itsRead more on clickorlando.com