White had been a finalist to become executive director of NBA players union, but the group has decided to restart the hiring process
WGA West and East leaders recommend approval of new 3-year deal for primetime TV and feature films
The WGA and AMPTP make a tentative deal for feature films and primetime TV
Everything is resolved the union says, except for "exclusivity" provisions on short-order series
Talks will resume March 4
The WGA is expected to focus on making gains in cable TV, which has grown significantly since the last deal was reached
The union's bargaining co-chairs warn their members ahead of Monday's talks with the AMPTP
"We pledge our cooperation to address compliance in this important area," the AMPTP says
Negotiations began in early November.
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...
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...
Producers and the local union of animators had agreed back in June
The new contract with the AMPTP calls for 2% annual raises and gains in benefits compensation for 38,000 IATSE workers
The contract, which runs through 2015 and calls for 2% annual raises, now goes to the Animation Guild membership for ratification
Compromises from both IATSE and AMPTP help close the $400 million deficit in health care and pension plans
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...
The one-year agreement covers about 450 people on both coasts
Casting directors will meet Sept. 15 to ratify the proposed contract
The Assn. of Media Composers and Lyricists wanted to represent composers and songwriters, who are considered independent contractors
Agreement now goes to membership for vote
Deal's terms fall in line with the soft 2% wage-increase pattern set late last year when SAG and AFTRA carved out their agreement with the...
With current agreement winding down, Writers Guild and producers alliance finally set a date to sit down at the bargaining table
The two leading acting union overwhelmingly approved a new contract with Hollywood producers
Directors Guild will release details of new deal Wednesday to its national board
After three days of pattern bargaining, talent union gets the same terms it received on its just signed broadcast/theatrical deal
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...
Talent guilds aren't likely to surpass what other entertainment unions secured recently -- nor will they get significant health and pension bumps
SAG and AFTRA begin first round of major contract negotiations with AMPTP on Monday, with the rhetoric and acrimony dialed way down
Had been acting president since Nick Counter retired in April.
Wage, pension increases are retroactive to June 10.