VOTING ON WGA-AGENCY CODE OF CONDUCT:
March 27-March 31, 2019
Q: What are WGA members voting on?
The WGA-Agency Agreement Negotiating Committee, WGAE Council and WGAW Board of Directors have unanimously requested membership approval of the following resolution:
- Do you authorize the Board and Council to implement an Agency Code of Conduct, if and when it becomes advisable to do so, upon expiration of the current AMBA on April 6, 2019. Yes/No
Q: How can I find the electronic ballot to vote?
This link will be active when the polls are open:
Q: When will the vote take place?
Eligible members will receive an email that includes a link to the online ballot when the ballot is activated.
Voting time/dates for WGAE: the electronic polls will be open from 8:00 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 27 to 9:00 am EDT on Sunday, March 31.
Voting time/date for WGAW: the electronic online polls will be open from 9:00 p.m. PDT on Wednesday, March 27 to 10:00 a.m. PDT on Sunday, March 31.
Q: Who is eligible to vote?
WGAE and WGAW Current members in Good Standing are eligible to vote with the exception of members who work exclusively in a staff news shop.
WGAE Current members who are in bad standing can restore their eligibility by contacting the Audit & Collections Administrator, Chris Chabot by email or by calling 212-767-7815, deadline is: 12:00 p.m. (noon) EDT on Friday, March 29 to update.
Members who have questions may email Geoff Betts
More information on the agency negotiations at: Agency Agreement 2019
WGA MEMBER MEETINGS
Wednesday, March 27, at 7:30 p.m. at the Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007 – RSVP link
Tuesday, March 26, 7:30 p.m. – Beverly Hilton – 9876 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90210 – RSVP link
Wednesday, March 27, 7:30 p.m. – Sheraton Universal – 333 Universal Hollywood Drive, Universal City, CA 91608 – RSVP link
Saturday, March 30, 10:30 a.m. – Writers Guild Theater – 135 S. Doheny Drive, Beverly Hills, CA 90211 – RSVP link
The online vote for WGAE eligible members* will begin Wednesday, March 27, at 8:00 p.m. ET and conclude Sunday, March 31, at 9:00am ET.