AMPTP: WGA’s request for individual bargaining is ‘grasping for straws’

No surprise here: AMPTP doesn’t think much of WGA’s bid for individual bargaining seshes with AMPTP member concerns:

Here’s the response statement from AMPTP spokesman Jesse Hiestand:

“This is merely the latest indication that the WGA organizers are grasping for straws and have never had a coherent strategy for engaging in serious negotiations. The AMPTP may have different companies with different assets in different businesses, but they are all unified in one common goal — to reach
an agreement with writers that positions everyone in our industry for success in a rapidly changing marketplace.”

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