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February 19, 2019 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT #88

We are now ten (10) months without a contract.

January 16, 2019 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #47

Fundamentally the forward view, over the next three years, is as technology changes the growth work will be more in 5G small cells.

January 15, 2019 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #46

The Company and Union resumed bargaining today.

January 2, 2019 — News

AT&T LEGACY T MOBILIZATION REPORT #12

Hundreds of workers across the country received a mid-December layoff notice.

December 17, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #45

The Company has requested we take a break during the Holidays. Bargaining will resume on January 15th.

December 11, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT #87

We are aware of the correspondence AT&T (once again) sent out to our membership.

December 6, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #44

The Bargaining Team did not met with the Company today.

December 5, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #43

The Bargaining Team met with the Company today. The Union passed counter proposals on Article 15 – Paid Time Off, Article 16 – Pay Treatment for Absence and Company Vehicle Usage Program.

November 14, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #42

The Bargaining Team met with the Company today. In yet another twist to the ongoing saga of bargaining the Company Chair has now accused the CWA of bad faith bargaining in what they are saying is an apparent effort to thwart the bargaining process!

November 8, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #41

The Company and Union did not meet this week. Due to the amount of data still outstanding and the additional data requests that were passed the Company requested we meet on Wednesday, November 14th.

October 26, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #40

The Company and the Union met today. We are still very far apart on a number of critical issues.

October 25, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #39

The Bargaining Team met with the Company again today. Phil Stewart, Senior Director of HR and Benefits, met with us.

October 19, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #37

The Bargaining Team met with the Company again today. The Company, once again, passed the Effects Agreement with one improvement....

October 18, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #36

Today the Company and your Bargaining Team met. The Company passed, once again, a proposal on Post-Retirement Medical, Dental and Group Life extending it to the end of calendar year 2021.

October 11, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #35

The Company responded to a great deal of our data requests around subcontracting.

October 9, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #34

Today the Company and your Bargaining Team met. There were no proposals passed.

September 28, 2018 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #33

Have patience and continue your mobilization efforts.

September 27, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #32

The Company and your Bargaining Team resumed bargaining today. The Company stated that they are continuing to review our packaged concept proposal that we believe will go a long way in addressing the Company’s cost and flexibility concerns.

September 26, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #31

The Bargaining Team and the Company did not meet today. The Company and the Union mutually agreed to meet tomorrow, September 27th.

September 24, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #30

The Bargaining Team and the Company met today. In yet another bizarre turn of events the Company, who for months has been saying they need to go to the 3P model due to cost and flexibility, REJECTED several of the Union’s cost saving proposals!

September 21, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #29

The Company and your Bargaining Team met today. What started out as a positive, soon turned into a downward spiral.

September 20, 2018 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #28

We started our day by meeting with John Hickey, Vice President of Human Resources, regarding the continuation of retiree healthcare.

September 13, 2018 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #27

The Company and your Bargaining Team met today. The Company passed 10 proposals. While this may seem like progress most of the proposals were to continue existing language until June 30, 2019 subject to an “Effects Agreement” that is satisfactory to the Company.

September 11, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #26

The Company and your Bargaining Team met today.