Donate

Tag: contract

BART, Unions Reach Deal in Contract Dispute

December 21, 2013 | 1:16 pm

BART, Unions Reach Deal in Contract Dispute

Posted by

Sides say they’ve resolved family-leave issue. Deal must be approved by agency board and workers.

Continue Reading

BART Unions Overwhelmingly Ratify Contract Agreement

November 1, 2013 | 5:40 pm

BART Unions Overwhelmingly Ratify Contract Agreement

Posted by

Vote was on deal reached after months of tortured talks — and strikes — over salary, benefits, safety.

Continue Reading

How the San Francisco Symphony Musicians and Management Struck a Deal

March 31, 2013 | 5:00 pm

How the San Francisco Symphony Musicians and Management Struck a Deal

Posted by

San Francisco Symphony musicians and management were very nearly singing an “Ode to Joy” on Monday after reaching an agreement to resume concerts. The two parties announced Sunday they had drawn up a tentative new contract after a strike that silenced the orchestra for 2½ weeks. The musicians have to ratify the proposed contract, and […]

Continue Reading

San Francisco Symphony Musicians Threaten Strike

March 8, 2013 | 5:40 pm

San Francisco Symphony Musicians Threaten Strike

Posted by

By Cy Musiker The musicians of the San Francisco Symphony have voted to strike next week if there is no progress in contract negotiations. Negotiations have been going on for eight months, with the two sides far apart on wage and benefit issues. Musicians have been performing since mid-February without a contract. The musicians say […]

Continue Reading

SF School District Announces Contract with Union

August 2, 2012 | 11:48 am

SF School District Announces Contract with Union

Posted by

The United Educators of San Francisco (UESF) and the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) signed a tentative agreement today,  the school district announced on Thursday, three weeks prior to the start of the school year on August 20. The union’s executive board voted by a 2 to 1 margin to recommend the agreement for […]

Continue Reading

Cal State Reaches Tentative Agreement with Faculty

July 31, 2012 | 10:13 am

Cal State Reaches Tentative Agreement with Faculty

Posted by

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California State University has reached a tentative agreement on a four-year contract with its faculty that largely preserves current contract terms and calls for no salary raises, the university and faculty union said Tuesday. “It’s a fair agreement in the context of hard times,” said Lillian Taiz, who heads the California […]

Continue Reading