Posts Tagged ‘labor unions’

AT&T workers vote on striking

SOUTH MISSISSIPPI — Union workers at AT&T Mobility in South Mississippi have voted on whether to strike as part of an effort to get an in increase wages and benefits. Eric Cox, treasurer for the Communications Workers of America Local 3519, said the company’s 400 employees are in contract negotiations. The workers, who handle customer […] [...]

UAW suing GM over retirement benefits

by Published: April 7,2010

Tags: automakers, employee benefits, labor unions

DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union has sued General Motors Corp., saying the automaker owes it $450 million for retiree health care. In the lawsuit filed yesterday in federal court in Detroit, the UAW said that in 2007, GM agreed to pay $450 million to settle a UAW claim against auto supplier Delphi Corp. […] [...]

AT&T, union reach new agreement

by Published: February 8,2010

Tags: labor agreement, labor unions, telecommunications

AT&T Inc. has reached a new tentative agreement with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) in core wireline contract negotiations in CWA District 3 (AT&T’s Southeast Region), covering approximately 30,000 employees in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The two sides returned to the bargaining table and reached the […] [...]

Levi Strauss, union work out new contract

by Published: November 18,2009

Tags: labor, labor agreement, labor unions, manufacturing

CANTON — Distribution workers at Levi Strauss & Co. facilities in the United States and Canada have approved a new North America-wide contract with the company. More than 1,250 workers will be covered by the new contract. The workers, members of the labor union Workers United, are employed at distribution centers in Canton as well […] [...]

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