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Archive for tag: ATA

WGA Revisits Decades-Old Pact With Talent Agents At Membership Meeting

11 March, 2018 (16:50) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

    by David Robb March 10, 2018 12:32pm More than a hundred WGA members gathered this drizzly morning to hear their leaders discuss the union’s efforts to update its decade-old agreement with talent agents. Guild leaders say that one of the key elements of the pact they want addressed is the “conflict of interest […]

WGA Looks To Renegotiate Franchise Agreement With Talent Agent Group

5 March, 2018 (14:23) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

  by David Robb March 5, 2018 11:2 The WGA wants to renegotiate its franchise agreement with the Association of Talent Agents that governs how agencies represent writers. The contract, known as the Artists’ Manager Basic Agreement, “has not been renegotiated for 42 years and is completely out of date,” WGA West leaders told their […]

SAG-AFTRA Teams With ATA To Pay Actors’ Unclaimed Residuals!

27 October, 2016 (19:07) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

  by David Robb October 27, 2016 5:51pm EXCLUSIVE: SAG-AFTRA and the Association of Talent Agents have worked out a deal that should make it easier for thousands of actors to collect their unclaimed residuals. The union is holding nearly $50 million in unclaimed SAG residuals for more than 100,000 performers it can’t locate. Related […]

And the reports Just keep on coming: SAG-AFTRA Approves Higher Commissions for Agents!!!

10 February, 2015 (19:33) | 2014, 2015 | By: Arlin Miller

  SAG-AFTRA Approves Higher Commissions for Agents in Six Cities! February 10, 2015 | 06:35PM PT Dave McNary Film Reporter @Variety_DMcNary SAG-AFTRA’s national board has approved higher commissions that talent agents can take on actors’ residuals in half a dozen markets. The rules apply only to programming booked after Monday and only to franchised talent […]

SAG’s New Phone-y Survey! “Name those Concessions!” We’ve got all the questions. concessions and intimidations!

19 April, 2004 (20:02) | 2004 | By: Arlin Miller

1084331664 SAG members you may be getting a call from the Peter Hart Research of Washington, D. C. asking you some, little questions, ah, like well ‘HOW DID YOU VOTE IN THE ATA/NATR REFERENDUM?” You know, unimportant stuff like that! But not to worry, it is all commissioned AND PAID FOR OUT OF YOUR […]