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Thu, 04/17/2014 - 08:21

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 - 10:02

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 - 09:43

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 - 11:24

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 - 15:08

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 - 14:53

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 - 14:00

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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Fri, 11/22/2013 - 12:26

Below is a list of active committees of the Miami Local.  Please review the list and select any committee you are interested in participating in.

Please note that (1) these are new committees and if you were a member of any committee during the pre and/or post-merger period, you need to submit selections again; (2) only members in good standing can be committee members; (3) final committee selection will be determined by the Miami Local Board.
 
Any questions, please direct them to Herta Suarez at (305) 663-7089.

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Thu, 10/24/2013 - 16:39

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 - 11:58

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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