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SAG Agent of the Month for May: Susan Sherman, Ambassador Talent

May SAG Agent of the Month: Susan Sherman, Ambassador Talent, Chicago

Justin Butler and Susan Sherman

SAG member Justin Butler with agent Susan Sherman

 

— Submitted by Sandi Butler on behalf of her son, SAG member Justin Butler

SAG National Board of Directors Unanimously Recommends Member Ratification of New Industrial and Education Contract


Announces Launch of Public Beta Test for New Online Application for Producers to Sign SAG New Media, Industrial, Student, Short and Ultra-Low Budget Agreements

SAG National Board of Directors Unanimously Establishes Merger Task Force; Adopts Successor Union Mission Statement

Guild Task Force to work directly with AFTRA counterparts to develop formal merger plan for approval by National Boards in January 2012.

Los Angeles (April 30, 2011) – The Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors today unanimously approved the creation of a Merger Task Force to work with their AFTRA counterparts in developing a formal plan to unite SAG and AFTRA members in one union.

SAG National Board of Directors Unanimously Establishes Merger Task Force; Adopts Successor Union Mission Statement

Filed in: Member Alert

Guild Task Force to work directly with AFTRA counterparts to develop formal merger plan for approval by National Boards in January 2012.

Los Angeles, (April 30, 2011) – The Screen Actors Guild National Board of Directors today unanimously approved the creation of a Merger Task Force to work with their AFTRA counterparts in developing a formal plan to unite SAG and AFTRA members in one union.

SAG Members Receive Discounted Registration for Digital Hollywood Content Summit Going on Thru May 5

SAG New Media is proud sponsor to Digital Hollywood Content Summit Spring 2011, May 2-5 at the Ritz Carlton, Marina Del Rey. As part of the sponsorship, SAG members will receive a special discounted rate of $95 for registration.
 
Don’t miss the SAG Mini-summit on Tuesday, May 3.
 
For more information on the conference and to register at the discounted SAG member rate visit: http://www.digitalhollywood.info/DHSAGRegistrationLA.html

The Presidents' Forum for One Union Listening Tour Comes to Boston and Returns to Hollywood and New York

Filed in: Member Alert

The SAG and AFTRA Presidents’ Forum for One Union has been holding Listening Tour meetings throughout the country to get input from members, and three additional dates have been set.

If you cannot attend, you can still share your thoughts by emailing oneunion@sag.org.

For more information about the Presidents’ Forum for One Union and the Listening Tour meetings, please visit http://www.sag.org/oneunion.

New Media Producers Can Now Sign SAG With Online Application

Screen Actors Guild Production Center Offers Online Resources to Ease Signatory Process

Los Angeles (April 28, 2011) — Screen Actors Guild has unveiled its new online signatory application, allowing new media producers, for the first time, the opportunity to sign SAG online.

Screen Actors Guild Statement Regarding Digital Theft Investigation

In light of Monday’s news regarding a law enforcement investigation into the illegal uploading of several of this year's award-winning films, Screen Actors Guild has released the following statement:

“Whether it involves a criminal business enterprise or a member of our community, illegal uploading and downloading of copyrighted materials is stealing, pure and simple.