Canadian Labour Congress

  1. Alan Willaert Appointed Executive Director of Canadian Federation of Musicians

    December 29, 2011 10:30 AM EST Canadian Federation of Musicians (CFM) has appointed a new executive director, Alan Willaert, who will be responsible for direct copyright right compliance matters, lobbying efforts and collective bargaining. He will also oversee governance matter ...

  2. Canadian Federation of Musicians Announces Strategic Alliance With ACTRA

    November 03, 2011 9:05 AM EDT Canadian Federation of Musicians (CFM) and Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) have worked together for many years in a various capacities on behalf of its membership and have just entered into a formal strategic alli ...

  3. American Federation of Musicians Supports AFTRA In Negotiations With Record Labels

    October 04, 2011 7:02 AM EDT The American Federation of Musicians has come out in support of AFTRA in the latter's rocky negotiations with the record labels. "The AFM supports our AFTRA brothers and sisters in their effort to reach a fair agreement with the sound re ...

  4. PPL Signs With AFM/AFTRA Fund

    November 19, 2010 12:00 AM EST U.K. neighboring rights organization PPL has announced a new agreement with the AFM/AFTRA Intellectual Property Rights Distribution Fund in the U.S. It is the first time PPL has worked with the AFM/AFTRA Fund. The Fund comes from SoundExchange-adm ...

  5. Mediation Set For CBC dispute

    August 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Canadian federal government is appointing a special mediator to restart negotiations between the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. and its locked-out unionized workers, union officials said Aug. 24. TORONTO (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The Canadian f ...

  6. Casting Directors Vote To Join Teamsters

    June 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Hollywood's casting directors overwhelmingly have voted to become members of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, completing a organizing process that included the threat of a strike, union off LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- H ...

  7. Union Election For Casters

    February 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST After much saber-rattling and strike threats, Hollywood's casting directors said Feb. 2 that they will decide whether they truly want to join the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. That decision (The Hollywood Reporter) -- After much sab ...

  8. HEADLINE FOR SPOTLIGHT ON THE HOMEPAGE

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