The combined union replaces their separate contracts with 92 percent support from their membership
- By Todd Cunningham on September 19, 2012 @ 2:44 pm
About 500 casting directors in New York and Los Angeles represented by the Teamsters will vote to ratify the new 3-year pact with TV and...
- By Todd Cunningham on September 6, 2012 @ 12:09 pm
IATSE's new 3-year contract with the TV and film studios for workers outside NY and LA includes 2 percent wage hike and a boost in...
- By Lucas Shaw on August 31, 2012 @ 2:15 pm
Producers and the local union of animators had agreed back in June
- By Todd Cunningham on July 3, 2012 @ 3:59 pm
The new contract with the AMPTP calls for 2% annual raises and gains in benefits compensation for 38,000 IATSE workers
- By Todd Cunningham on June 13, 2012 @ 11:38 am
The contract, which runs through 2015 and calls for 2% annual raises, now goes to the Animation Guild membership for ratification
The studios and the union representing below-the-line workers had broken off talks to rework proposals on wage, health care and pension issues. They’ll return to...
- By Joshua L. Weinstein on September 2, 2011 @ 3:34 pm
Casting directors will meet Sept. 15 to ratify the proposed contract
- By Sharon Waxman on January 14, 2011 @ 7:13 pm
The two leading acting union overwhelmingly approved a new contract with Hollywood producers
- By Daniel Frankel on December 7, 2010 @ 2:20 pm
Directors Guild will release details of new deal Wednesday to its national board
- By Daniel Frankel on November 11, 2010 @ 10:23 am
After three days of pattern bargaining, talent union gets the same terms it received on its just signed broadcast/theatrical deal
- By Daniel Frankel on November 7, 2010 @ 7:24 am
As suspected, talent unions get only 2% minimum wage increases on new tentative three-year broadcast TV/theatrical agreement; they do secure 10% health and pension funding...
- By Daniel Frankel on November 4, 2010 @ 2:39 pm
Talent guilds aren’t likely to surpass what other entertainment unions secured recently — nor will they get significant health and pension bumps
- By Daniel Frankel on September 26, 2010 @ 5:09 pm
SAG and AFTRA begin first round of major contract negotiations with AMPTP on Monday, with the rhetoric and acrimony dialed way down
- By Lauren Horwitch on February 19, 2009 @ 7:03 am
The Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors voted on Saturday 73% to 27% to “reject the AMPTPs last, best and final offer dated February...
- By Sharon Waxman on January 27, 2009 @ 9:18 pm
In an emotional letter, the weakened SAG president defended his chief negotiator Doug Allen who was booted from office by angry board members.
- By Sharon Waxman on January 26, 2009 @ 1:06 pm
What’s left of the looming strike by the Screen Actors Guild? Precious little after a dramatic day in which a majority of members of the...