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"Hollywood on Strike" Book Available on Amazon!

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets My book is finally available on Amazon: Coming soon - "Look Inside the Book" and a Kindle edition. _. Check out my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,”

'Loser' Labor Standoff

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets A summary of the IATSE "Biggest Loser" strike and a photo from the picket lines. See The Hollywood Reporter.

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It’s a Play! It’s Live Internet TV! It’s Both, and it Opens in Los Angeles on Friday

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SAG's David White to Speak on Digital Issues

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets The Feb. 17 talk is hosted by Town Hall Los Angeles. Details: Hollywood Reporter. Note: tix are $49-$65. _. Check out my residuals chart there too.

WGA Ballots on the Way

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets The WGA deal reached last month is on its way to the membership for a ratification vote – ballots are in the mail.

SAG Continues Down Path to Merger with AFTRA

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _. Watch for my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,” due out next month. Check out my residuals chart there too.

WGA East Executive Director Optimistic on Guild Negotiating Goals

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Lowell Peterson also confirms that there is no date set for negotiations. See The Hollywood Reporter exclusive. _.

Read the Feed!

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets I won't be posting much directly to my blog for the time being. You can also follow that feed directly at [link] or via Twitter at [link].

Reminder - "Hollywood on Strike!" Book Party Tomoroow (Sat)

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets A reminder - I'm having a book party/signing on Saturday (tomorrow), from 1:00-3:00, at the Showbiz Store & Cafe, 500 S.

WGA, AMPTP Reach New Three-Year Deal

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _. Check out my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,” available on Amazon (also in a Kindle edition).

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SAG/AFTRA Members: Will your dues go up or down? Now you can tell.

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets For a detailed breakdown -- and a graph that encompasses earnings from $0 to $250K, see The Hollywood Reporter.

Health and Retirement are the Hangup in AFTRA Netcode Negotiations (Exclusive)

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Negotiations began November 7 under a press blackout, but haven’t produced a deal yet. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _.

Live on Larry Mantle re SAG-AFTRA Merger

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets I'll be live on Larry Mantle ( [link] ) this morning at about 11:05 a.m. PT for a 14 minute segment on SAG-AFTRA merger.

Exclusive: WGA East and LA County AFL-CIO Endorse Occupy Wall Steet / Occupy LA

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Details: The Hollywood Reporter -- LA County Fed story ; WGA East story. _. Check out my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,”

LA AFL-CIO Pledges to Send Picketers to ‘Biggest Loser’

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Unions Investigating 'Liz & Dick' after Lindsay Lohan, Crew Allegedly Overworked

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You can also follow me on Twitter or friend me on Facebook. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets The producer of the biopic about Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton denies any violations or knowledge of union inquiries. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. Check out “Hollywood on Strike!,”

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AFTRA Moves Closer to Merger With SAG

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Snowe Rains on Republicans' Parade

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Her retirement, coming from a state where Democrats hold a registration edge, is a blow to the GOP and puts the seat in play.

Trademark Protection and Facebook User Names

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Now Facebook has entered the equation. Starting this Friday, June 12, users will be able to register a Facebook user name on a first-come, first-served basis at [link]. My old Facebook URL looks like this: [link]. Facebook doesn’t describe the procedure it follows for these forms. Tags: Facebook trademark

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AFTRA, Networks Reach New Three Year Deal

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Notably, the union achieved the H&R increase without employers taking a bite out of the annual wage increase.

How to Settle the Viacom iPad Lawsuits Now

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Back in April, Viacom and Time Warner Cable sued each other; then last month Viacom sued Cablevision. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _.

Venture Capitalists and Rx Activists Speak Out Against the PROTECT IP Act

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets consumers’ access to lower-priced prescription drugs from Canadian and other foreign pharmacies. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _.

Broadway Musicians' Union Sounds Off About Recorded Music

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets And what's more, the fight echoes 1940’s disputes that helped result in modern-day residuals. Details: The Hollywood Reporter. _.

AFTRA Retirement Board Sues JP Morgan Chase

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, take a look at my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets The retirement plan is said to have lost $2-3 million because of an alleged breach of fiduciary duty by the bank.

Now on Sale - "Hollywood on Strike!" (limited-time 20% discount)

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets And, unlike Amazon, Createspace charges no tax for Calif. orders. For more info, see https://www.createspace.com/3344392 or [link]. _.

WGA Sends Out 'Pattern of Demands' Seeking Major Contract Improvements

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Comcast Writers Overwhelmingly Vote for WGA in Unofficial Secret Ballot

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SAG Manager Investigated for Embezzlement of Unclaimed Residuals

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Two employees were discharged, one for possible embezzlement of $200,000-$250,000 and the other for violation of policies.

AFTRA Investigation Finds No Misconduct by Board Member Over SAGWatch Site

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SAG/AFTRA Negotiations Almost Unraveled at 'Perilous Moments'

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets An exclusive look inside the bargaining room of last Sunday's deal that insiders say went right down to the wire.

SAG, AFTRA Give Up First-Class Travel

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Actors will be flying business class and sometimes coach as part of the unions' new deal with the studios. Details in my THR piece. -.

Analysis: How the Guilds Lost the 'Hobbit' War

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Will entertainment workers of the world unite? Probably not any time soon. They just tried, and it blew up in their faces. But why?

SAG/AFTRA Deadline Passes Without Deal With AMPTP

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SAG Negotiated with WB to Lift 'Hobbit' Boycott

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets The guild’s role in New Zealand dispute had been previously unknown. For details, see my THR piece. -. Check out my residuals chart there too.

New Zealand to 'Fight Like Hell' for 'The Hobbit'

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JLH on NZ radio re Hobbit

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SAG Elects Ned Vaughn 1st National VP

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Peter Jackson: 'Hobbit' decision in "week or two"

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Situation unchanged after union, management meeting. Details in my THR piece. -. Watch for my new book “Hollywood on Strike!,” due out next month.

New Zealand actors split on 'Hobbit' stance

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Or, follow me on Twitter , friend me on Facebook , or subscribe to my Forbes.com or Huffington Post articles. If you work in tech, check out my book How to Write LOIs and Term Sheets Some fear guilds' unionization stand will drive out production. For details: my THR piece. ———————. Check out my residuals chart there too.

Australian official calls for end to 'Hobbit' spat

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