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Thu, 04/17/2014 - 07:21

To: All SAG-AFTRA Members who are currently represented by, or previously been affiliated with, Emerge Talent Agency, Florida

From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Professional Representatives
Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Professional Representatives

Date: April 15, 2014

Re: Surrender of legacy AFTRA Franchise

Please note that the SAG-AFTRA franchise for Emerge Talent Agency in Florida has been surrendered as of April 10, 2013.

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Wed, 04/09/2014 - 09:02

Every Witch Way is a television series being produced by Cinemat, Inc. for Nickelodeon.  Please be advised that this series is not being produced under the terms of a SAG-AFTRA contract.

As a reminder, the No Contract/No Work Rule and Global Rule One stipulate that a member may not perform any services as a performer nor make an agreement to perform services as a performer for any producer who has not executed a basic minimum agreement with SAG-AFTRA which is in full force and effect.

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Mon, 03/10/2014 - 08:43

Help Florida’s children LOVE to read…
Here’s a dream gig for every performer: a role without an audition, a permanent engagement, a full and enthusiastic audience.  The remuneration isn’t monetary, but it is immeasurable.

Join BookPALS: Performing Artists for Literacy in Schools, a community of actors, performers, educators, and community members who volunteer to read aloud to elementary school kids who need it most.

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Fri, 02/28/2014 - 10:24

Hello, film and TV scriptwriters – the SAG Foundation would like to hear from you!
 
The SAG Foundation Salon presents staged readings of film and TV scripts, featuring a cast of SAG-AFTRA members. We’re interested in well-written material that would appeal to a wide audience.
 
Writers MUST be members of one of the performing arts (SAG-AFTRA, AEA, etc.) or affiliated unions (DGA, WGA, etc.). If the work is a collaboration, then at least one of the writers must be a union member.

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Tue, 02/11/2014 - 14:08

To: All SAG-AFTRA members who are currently represented by, or who have previously been affiliated with, Exceptional Events & Entertainment, LLC.
 
From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Agency Relations
          Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Agency Relations
 
Date: Feb. 6, 2014
 

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Thu, 02/06/2014 - 13:53

Dear SAG-AFTRA Miami Local Members,

The next couple months are extremely important for our industry in terms of legislation in Tallahassee for the Florida Film & Entertainment Industry Financial Incentive Program.

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Fri, 12/13/2013 - 13:00

To: All SAG-AFTRA members who are currently represented by, or who have previously been affiliated with the Alliance Talent Group, Inc.

From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Agency Relations
Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Agency Relations

Date: December 12, 2013


Please note that the L-SAG Franchise for Alliance Talent Group has been deemed surrendered on December 12, 2013. 

The effect of the surrender is as follows:

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Thu, 10/24/2013 - 15:39

To: All SAG-AFTRA members who are currently represented by, or previously been affiliated with, Evelyn Stewart’s Modeling
 
From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Agency Relations
Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Agency Relations
 
Date: Oct. 24, 2013
 
Please note that SAG-AFTRA has accepted the surrender of Evelyn Stewart’s Modeling’s franchise in legacy SAG’s jurisdiction, effective October 24, 2013.
 
The effect of the surrender is as follows:

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Wed, 07/31/2013 - 10:58

On Monday, July 29, 2013, the ballot tabulation of the Miami Local election was conducted. Please note that some candidates ran unopposed and were declared elected without the necessity of a membership vote. Following are the results of the election. Those positions that required a balloted election are listed with an asterisk*. For complete balloted election results, click here.

Nancy Duerr*- National Board Member - two-year term

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Thu, 03/21/2013 - 08:06

To: All SAG-AFTRA Florida members who are currently represented by, or previously been affiliated with, DK Model & Talent Agency
 
From: Xochitl Cerda, Senior Manager, SAG-AFTRA Agency Relations
 
Date: March 21, 2013
 
Re: Surrender of DK Model & Talent Agency


 Please note that SAG-AFTRA has deemed DK Model & Talent Agency’s Franchise surrendered effective March 20, 2013.
 

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