NBC had informed the Union that those members either Daily Hire or Staff who are told not to report to work will be paid their normal shift for two weeks. We were just informed this has now been extended to three weeks.
DirecTV The Union and the Company have reached an agreement where NABET Represented DirecTV Employees will receive a cash award of 20% above their hourly rate for hours actually worked beginning March 27. The company may cancel this agreement upon written notice to the Union, although the parties intend to allow the cash award program to remain in place as necessary to allow the company to fulfill it's essential public functions.
Disney NE&O has informed the Union that any Daily Hire members who have worked 100 days in the last year and are told not to report to work by no fault of their own, will be paid their regular shift until April 5, 2020. After that time, the Company will reevaluate the situation.
KTTV/FOX HUB the Union has reached an agreement with the Company. The Company will be giving each employee Premium Pay of $75 per day for each day they work on site or in the field, for the period of Monday, March 16 to at least Sunday, April 12, 2020.
FOX Sports the Company will compensate NABET-CWA Local 53 members who work regularly at the Pico lot and have been told not to report to work. Payment will be made retroactively from Monday, March 16 to at least Sunday, April 12, 2020. Employees should submit their time cards to their Supervisor for processing. Additionally, FOX Sports will make contractual contributions to the Flex and CWA 401k plans. These payments will be calculated as if you actually worked and therefore will be subject to regular taxation and any other deduction(s). Payments will be made in accordance with your normal payroll schedule. If you have already filed for unemployment, please make sure you communicate these wages to the state unemployment office so they can adjust accordingly. Yesterday the Union was notified that effective Monday, March 16 to at least Sunday, April 12, 2020 the company will be providing employees Premium pay of $75 for each day they work on site.
If you have any questions about the above information, please call Steve Ross at (805) 559-2220.