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(Variety, July 15)

Despite the objections of the Redstone family, the Chinese conglomerate is in talks to acquire 49% of the studio.

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(THR, July 12)

The five-year-old case that redefined the legality of the controversial labor practice may be coming to an end.

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(Variety, July 12)

Local 600 camera operator Rob Menschel talks about what it takes to bring a ballgame to the public.

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(NY Times, July 12)

"I intend to do everything I can to make certain she will be the next president of the United States," said the Vermont Senator.

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(National Law Review, July 11)

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) released a decision that will make it much easier for temporary employees to be included in bargaining units.

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(Slate, July 9)

The film's crew had been seeking union representation, living wages and reclassification as employees rather than independent contractors.

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(Variety, July 7)

It will take some time to understand the full impact of Brexit, but there are some fairly clear signs of things to come.

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(Hawaii News Now, July 7)

Gov. David Ige signed the laws, increasing the penalties violations of requirements for workers' compensation insurance, temporary disability insurance and for breaking prevailing wage laws on public construction projects.

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(THR, July 6)

The television reboot starring Ryan Phillippe was filming in Santa Clarita, Calif., when the accident occurred.

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(Las Vegas Sun, July 4)

If the caucuses and primary were dress rehearsals, Nevada Democrats are starting to feel well-positioned for Nov. 8.

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(The Guardian, July 4)

Working people will not be exploited as a talking point for a man offering up our future for his own gain, writes AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka.

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(THR, June 30)

Invitations went to such women as Sara Bennett, who won a VFX Oscar for 'Ex Machina,' and 'The Neon Demon' cinematographer Natasha Braier.

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(LA Times, June 30)

Tying the knot with Lionsgate could provide Starz with a larger pipeline of content and could further protect Lionsgate’s earnings from box-office whims.

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(Labor Notes, June 29)

One Hawaiian nursing home lashed out at workers with a bogus charge that they'd gone on strike. Then the workers went on strike for real.

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(Pacific Business News, June 24)

Films shot and produced in Hawaii will pump millions of dollars into the state's economy this year, according to the state film commissioner.

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IATSE D2 Convention

The 2021 District 2 Convention will be conducted virtually on July 25, 2021 in conjunction with the Virtual International Convention. Delegates should be receiving the Convention Call and Credentials at the end of April. Please ask your Union leadership to forward these items to you as soon as they receive them via email. Additional details to follow when they become available.

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