Citing a threat of violence, leaders of the Hollywood Teamsters are taking precautionary steps for the union’s upcoming general membership meeting on Oct. 23 at Pickwick Gardens in Burbank. The…
Teamsters Local 399
Members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters have ratified two revised two-year agreements with the TV commercials industry, averting a strike that could have started on February 1. The…
A branch of the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters has launched a boycott of the non-union Quixote Studios, one of Hollywood’s largest operators of truck and trailer fleets. Burbank-based Teamsters Local…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
In what promises to be a spirited campaign, longtime business agent Steve Dayan is challenging Leo Reed for secretary-treasurer of Local 399 of the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters.
When Johnny Carson moved "The Tonight Show" from Manhattan to Los Angeles in 1972, with the state's then-first lady Nancy Reagan among his early guests, it wasn't as much a blow to jobs as it was to…
Hollywood unions have reiterated their opposition to California's Proposition 32 and are urging members in the Golden State to vote against the campaign finance reform measure on the ballot.
Hollywood and New York casting directors and associates have ratified a three-year deal with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers, a week before their current contract expires.
Hollywood and New York casting directors and associates have reached a tentative three-year deal with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers, less than a month before their current…
Hollywood's casting directors have set contract negotiations with production companies for three days beginning Sept. 5, less than a month before their current contract expires.
The two below-the-line unions repping most film and TV industry crews -- the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters and the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees -- are ramping up their joint…
Hollywood's below-the-line unions and the conglomerates have suspended negotiations, three weeks after starting talks on a new master contract -- with four months to go before the current master…