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

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Joint SAG TV/Theatrical and AFTRA Exhibit A Contract Wages and Working Conditions Committee Meetings to be Held in Los Angeles
Start: 06/16/2010 - 5:00pm
End: 07/24/2010 - 12:00am

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            
CANCELLED - June 21, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom - CANCELLED
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
CANCELLED July 19, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., TBD - CANCELLED
July 20, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., SAG Boardroom
*July 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., AFTRA Boardroom -  For Seated W&W Committee Members Only
July 22, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., SAG Boardroom
July 23, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., SAG Boardroom

*The Joint Screen Actors Guild/American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Wages & Working Conditions meeting for this Wednesday morning, July 21, 2010 is for the seated W&W committee members only. Members of SAG and AFTRA who have not formally been appointed as members of the W&W Committee should not attend. Please note that the meetings on Thursday, July 22 and Friday, July 23 are open to all paid-up SAG and AFTRA members, as observers. Please bring your membership card.

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.