The following link contains the full text of the JPC’s recent bulletin regarding SAG/AFTRA’s proposal for a 1-year extension to the Commercials Contracts. It is the intention of the JPC to agree to the extension. During this extension year, all rates, terms and conditions of the 2009 – 2012 Commercials Contracts would remain the same, i.e., there will be no increase in wages or Pension + Health/Health and Retirement contributions.
The JPC will formally notify the unions on September 1, 2011 of the JPC’s agreement to the extension. If you do not wish to accept the one year extension, you must withdraw your authorization from the JPC no later than Monday, August 29, 2011. Please refer to the following link for details regarding the withdrawal process.