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Union Names More Companies Involved in Advertising Industry Investigation

6 April, 2018 (23:06) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

    The following two announcements from the SAG/AFTRA Website: Union Names More Companies Involved in Advertising Industry Investigation April 06, 2018, 10:04am SAG-AFTRA has launched an investigation into ad industry companies believed to have falsely represented themselves as real employers. We can confirm Talent Direct, Executive Media Services (EMS) and CMC/Forecast are part of […]

SAG-AFTRA Members Ratify New Video Game Contract, Ending Longest U.S. Actors’ Strike

7 November, 2017 (22:38) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

by David Robb  November 7, 2017 7:09pm SAG-AFTRA members have voted overwhelmingly to ratify a new video game contract and end the longest actors’ strike in U.S. history. The 340-day strike, which was launched against 11 major companies on Oct. 21, 2016, was suspended on Sept. 25 when the union reached a deal with the […]

SAG-AFTRA Video Game Strike Ends After a Year!

25 September, 2017 (21:19) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

Dave McNary  Film Reporter @Variety_DMcNary Twitter @Variety_DMcNary September 25, 2017 | 02:56PM PT SAG-AFTRA and the video game industry have reached an agreement to end the nearly year-long strike by the union. The two sides reached an agreement during the weekend. SAG-AFTRA held four raucous rallies during the strike. “We want to thank our counterparts […]

WGA Calls Donald Trump Ending DACA “A Shameful Crime Of Prejudice”

5 September, 2017 (22:57) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

  by David Robb September 5, 2017 5:31pm Calling President Donald Trump’s decision to rescind DACA “a shameful crime of prejudice and malice,” the WGA East and West vowed today to fight for hundreds of thousands of young “Dreamers” who were brought to the U.S. as children. Related Obama Blasts Donald Trump’s ‘Cruel’ DACA Announcement: […]

Is Online Voting Out of Line?

11 August, 2017 (15:35) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

The following posted by: Paul Edney posted in Screen Actors Guild – aftra. Paul Edney August 8 at 7:30am Convention Resolution. No more online voting. In the future, all ballots sent out by the Union must be paper ballots and must be counted in front of witnesses, just like the the Local & National Board […]