The long running contentious battle between Disneyland and the Unite Here Local 11 union has come to an end. A new five year agreement shows a little compromise by both sides, but the union did have to make a concession on one of its largest… Read More »Disneyland and Hotel Union End Contentious Strike
Okay. Local 11 of the Unite Here union that’s currently battling Disneyland Resort over better working conditions and health care has a new video out featuring their ironic spokesperson Mr. Micky Mouth interviewing Roseanne Barr. Apparently this was part of the campaign to get Motion… Read More »Disneyland Hotel Union and Roseanne Barr?
Just a quick follow up on yesterday’s post. Disney and the Services Trade Council have agreed to extend the current contract yet again. Union reps hope that Disney will evaluate their latest offer allowing the union members to vote on something different than what was… Read More »Disney, Union extend contract after meeting with mediator
Walt Disney World and its largest union group, the services trade council, heads back to the negotiating table with a federal mediator today. While no one is optimistic that the differences can be resolved today, no one is worried about an impending strike either. The… Read More »Disney World and Largest Union Group return to negotiations today
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 much more powerful and, if… Read More »Could Union Protests derail Toy Story 3 Oscar Run?
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 sides have said they will… Read More »Union and Disney still stalled in negotiations
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 movie that explains the trap… Read More »Disney World Union takes offensive
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 often contract negotiations at Disney… Read More »Disney World to Enter Mediation with Union