Skip to content
You are here: Home
Latest Industry and Labor News
Teamsters Boycotting Hollywood Trucking Firm Quixote

(Variety, Aug. 9)

Burbank-based Teamsters Local 399, which reps about 5,000 drivers, location managers and casting agents, has told members to stop working for Quixote after the company pulled the plug on a negotiation scheduled for August 6 at Quixote’s offices.

read more...

 
Met Opera's Union Lockout Postponed; Financial Analysis To Come

(KNAU, Aug. 3)

The Metropolitan Opera's general manager Peter Gelb has threatened a lockout if there is no an agreement with unions to that represent musicians, stagehands and other employees.

read more...

 
Lionsgate Sues Over 'Expendables 3' Leak

(THR, Aug. 1)

The studio says it learned on July 24 that a copy of the action film had been stolen.

read more...

 
Below the Line Impact Report - Up Next

(Variety, July 29)

This spotlight on up-and-comers features plenty of IA talent.

read more...

 
Congressional Democrats Urge California to Expand Production Credit

(Variety, July 29)

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and more than two dozen other Democratic members of California’s congressional delegation are urging state lawmakers to pass legislation that would expand film and TV tax credits.

read more...

 
Fast-Food Workers Intensify Fight for $15 an Hour

(NY Times, July 27)

About 1,200 workers from around the country gathered in Illinois at an event largely underwritten by the Service Employees International Union, but the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is dubious of the union's intentions.

read more...

 
When Media Mergers Limit More Than Competition

(NY Times, July 25)

Antitrust experts said that a merger of 21st Century Fox and Time Warner Inc. posed far more serious regulatory issues than Comcast's acquisition of NBCUniversal.

read more...

 
<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next > End >>

Results 22 - 28 of 125

Our Members
at Work

d2-member-in-action-01.jpg

We’ve gathered photos from our affiliates across District 2 – a display of our members on the job and on the picket lines from 2014. Click here for more pictures. (Requires PowerPoint Viewer )

2014 IATSE District 2 Membership Booklet

Make it easy to buy Union – LA Labor 411