Hollywood W&W Committee Dates Announced

Hollywood W&W Committee Dates Announced

The Wages & Working Conditions Process in Preparation for the SAG TV/Theatrical and AFTRA Exhibit A Joint Contract Negotiations

 

Joint SAG TV/Theatrical and AFTRA Exhibit A Contract
Wages and Working Conditions Committee Meetings to be Held in Los Angeles

Joint Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Wages & Working Conditions meetings have been scheduled in preparation for negotiation of the SAG TV/Theatrical and AFTRA Exhibit A Contract that expires June 30, 2011. All members who work this contract are invited to attend and participate. All W&W Committee meetings are open to all paid-up members of both Unions; participation is limited only by fire department regulations.

If you are not located in L.A. but will be visiting from out of town, please feel free to attend. Come early and bring your membership card.

Attention members who are actively producing: SAG and AFTRA members who are actively producing cannot attend the W&W Committee Meetings due to conflict of interest. However, you are welcome to attend the evening W&W caucuses. Please check the union websites at SAG.org and AFTRA.com for caucus dates and times.

W&W Committee Meetings Scheduled in Los Angeles:
James Cagney Boardroom and AFTRA Frank Maxwell Boardroom
5757 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA  90036

June 16, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., SAG Boardroom
June 18, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., SAG Boardroom            
June 21, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom
June 23, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom
June 25, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom
June 28, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., SAG Boardroom
June 30, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., SAG Boardroom
July 7, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom
July 9, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom
July 12, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., SAG Boardroom
July 14, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., SAG Boardroom
July 16, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., SAG Boardroom
July 19, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., TBD
July 20, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., TBD
July 21, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., TBD
July 22, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., TBD
July 23, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., TBD

If you cannot attend, make sure your voice is heard. You may submit proposal recommendations by email at wandw2010@sag.org or wandw2010@aftra.com. The Joint Wages and Working Conditions Committee will review all recommendations.

You may also submit your ideas through the on-site suggestion boxes at SAG and AFTRA: SAG members may use suggestion boxes available in the first floor Member Lobby at SAG headquarters at 5757 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles. AFTRA members may use suggestion boxes available in the 9th Floor Membership Department at the AFTRA office at 5757 Wilshire Boulevard in Los Angeles.

Please note that the deadline for submissions in the Suggestion Box is Friday, August 6, 2010.

Your participation is vital to a contract negotiation responsive to the working members. Thank you for your time.

Dates and times subject to change as the process and the committees’ work unfold. Notice will be given of any changes.