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Archive for tag: Teamsters Local

Local Unions To Rally In Support Of SAG-AFTRA Video Game Strike!

30 January, 2017 (18:16) | 2016, 2017 | By: Arlin Miller

by David Robb  Deadline January 30, 2017 5:06pm A rally Thursday in support of SAG-AFTRA’s 102-day-old strike against selected video game companies promises to be the union’s biggest to date, with actors being joined by members of the Writers Guild, Teamsters Local 399, the American Federation of Musicians, and representatives from the L.A. County Federation of […]

Hollywood Teamsters Ordered to Modernize Bylaws!

23 January, 2017 (15:16) | 2016, 2017 | By: Arlin Miller

  By David Robb  January 23, 2017 1:34pm The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has ordered Hollywood’s Teamsters Local 399 to modernize its bylaws. The local, already one of the industry’s most progressive unions, has been instructed to tell its members that they cannot discriminate against a fellow worker based on “mental disability” and “gender identity.” Under the […]

Teamsters Ratify Commercials Contract!

11 January, 2017 (21:45) | 2016 | By: Arlin Miller

by David Robb January 11, 2017 5:23pm Members of Teamsters Local 399 have voted to ratify the terms of a new five-year commercials contract covering drivers and location managers. The new deal with the Association of Independent Commercial Producers, which goes into effect on February 5, provides for 3% raises in each year of the […]

Feds Clear Hollywood Teamsters of Vote-Rigging Allegations.

3 February, 2016 (20:19) | 2016, SAG Politics | By: Arlin Miller

February 1, 2016 | 04:19PM PT Dave McNary Film Reporter@Variety_DMcNary Investigators from the National Labor Relations Board have dismissed allegations of vote-tampering by officers with Teamsters Local 399. Secretary-treasurer Steve Dayan had asserted that the charges — filed by transportation coordinator Eugene Alford — were frivolous and politically motivated. The North Hollywood-based local represents about […]

IATSE Reaches Deal With Producers For New Film & TV Contract!

20 April, 2015 (15:59) | 2014, 2015, Biscuits | By: Arlin Miller

by David Robb April 20, 2015 3:13pm EXCLUSIVE: A tentative agreement has been reached on a new three-year contract covering some 38,000 Hollywood-based members of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees. Details of the new film and TV pact, which now must be ratified by the union’s members, have not yet been disclosed, but pay […]