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Could Union Protests derail Toy Story 3 Oscar Run?

After the recent despicable actions of Unite Here Local 11 at the Disneyland resort, I had resolved not to comment on their campaign for improved working conditions and better health care coverage for their members. But their current campaign is … Continue reading

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Union and Disney still stalled in negotiations

The Orlando Sentinel reports that the day long talks between Disney and the Services Trade Council have ended in no progress despite the presence of a federal mediator. Most of the conversation was about wages. The one area where both … Continue reading

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Disney World Union takes offensive

After it’s members rejected a Disney proposal that would have resulted in a choice of either less healthcare coverage or lower wages, the Services Trade Council, which represents 20,000 of the 60,000 WDW cast members, has come out with a … Continue reading

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Disney World to Enter Mediation with Union

Disney World and its largest union will enter mediation with a federal arbiter after an employee vote rejected the company’s proposal. Talks will start Dec 2nd and no strike is eminent. This article in the Orlando Sentinel points out how … Continue reading

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Disney World rejects Union Proposal, Deadlock Looms

A few days ago Disney Cast Members voted down the initial contract proposal from Disney. Now Disney has turned down the union’s counter proposal. Disney says its initial offer still stands and that unions have until November 8th to accept … Continue reading

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