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CNN Update 9/22/2017

The deadline for filing a petition for rehearing or for rehearing en banc with the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit (“Court”) has passed.  Therefore, we expect the Court to issue its mandate on or about Monday, September 25, 2017.   In addition, CNN America, Inc. has filed a letter with the National Labor Relations Board (“Board”) seeking to file a supplemental brief with respect to the issues that the Court has remanded to the Board.  This letter suggests that CNN will not be filing a petition for a writ of certiorari.  Local 31 will continue to keep members apprised of any developments in this case.  If you have any questions, please contact the Local Union. 


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CNN Q & A

Questions and Answers regarding NLRB v. CNN America, Inc. , Case No. 15-1112
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APPELLATE COURT UPHOLDS FINDING THAT CNN AMERICA, INC. DISCRIMINATED AGAINST UNION-REPRESENTED EMPLOYEES

Washington, D.C. (August 4, 2017) – The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit issued its decision in National Labor Relations Board v. CNN America Inc., Case No. 15-1112. The decision represents a significant victory in the fourteen year struggle by employees represented by the National Association of Broadcast Employees & Technicians – Communications Workers of America (NABET-CWA), as well as NABET-CWA’s local unions in the District of Columbia (Local 31) and in New York City (Local 11).

Read the full press release! (.pdf)

HRS Vacancy: Audio Specialist

A House of Representatives Recording Studio job vacancy for an Audio Specialist is available!
See the full job description on house.gov

NABET Sector web site

Local 31 members;
Check out jobs on the NABET Sector web site. Use this link  and click on the job links and internship pages.
www.nabetcwajobs.org/

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