NEGOTIATIONS RECESS ON NEW TV/THEATRICAL CONTRACT
Encino, California, January 9, 2005 - Since December 6, Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) have been in negotiations with producers on a new three-year Television and Theatrical contract. The current contract does not expire until June 30.
The unions and producers issued the following statement today regarding the status of these talks.
"The parties have concluded they cannot reach an agreement at this time. There are no scheduled dates for the resumption of talks."
Seth Oster Rebecca Rhine Barbara Brogliatti
SAG AFTRA AMPTP
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