Chicago Newspaper Guild executive director Craig Rosenbaum also says the agreement is related to a three-year collective bargaining agreement between five newspapers and the Sun-Times Media group. Rosenbaum says Sun-Times Media Group has agreed to pay a $2,000 lump sum to photographers who aren't rehired. Sun-Times Media Group declined to comment.» Read More
Oct 7- India's Apollo Tyres Ltd and Cooper Tire& Rubber Co are at odds over whether Apollo can reduce the price for its proposed takeover of the U.S. firm, the latest hurdle in a deal beset by lawsuits and labor issues.
The ballot measure that taps into unease over American income inequality goes before voters in the city of SeaTac on Nov. 5. The wage campaign, funded by labor and community groups, comes during a push for more liveable wages for lower-skilled workers that extends far beyond SeaTac, an ethnic hodgepodge of roughly 28,000 people that was incorporated in 1990..
BRASILIA, Sept 25- Brazil's national oil workers federation said on Wednesday that state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileira SA had presented it with an offer one month into contract negotiations that did not address its wage demands.
**COOPER TIRE AND RUBBER CO, $32.31, down 3 pct. A U.S arbitrator said Cooper Tire and Rubber Co cannot sell two of its factories in the country to India's Apollo Tyres until a collective bargaining agreement is reached between Apollo and members of the plants' union. **SOHU.COM INC, $67.50, up 4 pct.
**COOPER TIRE AND RUBBER CO, Friday close $33.22, down 4 pct premarket. A U.S arbitrator said Cooper Tire and Rubber Co cannot sell two of its factories in the country to India's Apollo Tyres until a collective bargaining agreement is reached between Apollo and members of the plants' union. **SPLUNK INC, Friday close $59.54, up 4 pct premarket.
SANTIAGO, Sept 4- Workers at the Salvador copper mine, owned by Chile's state-run Codelco, are due to begin a strike on Thursday after contract negotiations broke down, a union leader said.
Aug 16- The federal judge presiding over Detroit's municipal bankruptcy ordered the mediator in the case to handle negotiations of collective bargaining agreements with the city's unions.
Aug 16- The federal judge presiding over Detroit's municipal bankruptcy filing has ordered the mediator in the case to handle negotiations of collective bargaining agreements with the city's unions.
July 3- Unions representing more than 700 workers at a Daimler AG truck factory in Portland, Oregon, hope to revive contract talks with the German company and avoid a lengthy strike, a union official said on Wednesday. Daimler halted production this week at the factory, which makes up to 30 Western Star- branded vehicles a day.
Dec 15- Pilots at United Continental Holdings, the world's biggest airline, have ratified a contract with the U.S. carrier that will provide enhanced pay and retirement plan contributions, their union said on Saturday. ALPA represents more than 12,000 United Continental pilots.
Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker became the first governor in US history to survive a recall election.
Following a brief but bruising campaign, both sides of the recall election targeting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker are prepared for a razor-thin margin Tuesday.
Newly released footage from January 2011 shows Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker describing a "divide and conquer" strategy for going after the state's public employee unions.
It's Milwaukee's mayor versus Gov. Scott Walker in the historic June recall election, setting up a rematch after a year of turmoil over budget cuts and union rights.
CNBC's Darren Rovell with a look at stocks hurt by the NFL lockout.