Raiderettes Get Payouts from $1.25m Settlement

May 12, 2017

The Raiderettes had reason to cheer Wednesday, as the proceeds from a $1.25 million legal settlement were distributed to nearly 100 women who worked as cheerleaders for the Raiders. A lawsuit, the first filed on behalf of cheerleaders in […]

WGA Contract Ratification Vote to Begin Friday

May 11, 2017

Membership ratification of the new WGA film and TV contract will begin Friday, with online voting scheduled to end May 24. The ratification vote – expected to be receive overwhelming membership approval – sets the stage for a similar deal for […]

Macaray: More Bad News for Organized Labor?

May 11, 2017

“The Supreme Court will soon be ruling on the question of whether union contracts can legally include provisions where employees waive the right to join in class-action lawsuits,” writes David Macaray in Common Dreams. […]

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