OTHER RECENT UNION NEWS

Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund Coordinating Efforts with South Texas Leader

| September 1, 2017

Joint Council 58 Assessing Member Needs, Local 988 Preparing Staging Area (Washington) – International Brotherhood of Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa has directed international union staff to provide all necessary support to members impacted by Hurricane Harvey and the resulting floods. “The Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund has been front and center for our members during […]

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2017 IBT Women’s Conference

| September 1, 2017

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters Women’s Conference is just around the corner! The Conference will be held on September 17-19 at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio, 600 East Market Street, San Antonio, Texas 78205. Are you planning to attend? If so, please be aware we will have pins to give out to all attending. Joint […]

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Bud Billiken Parade 2017

| August 31, 2017

On August 12th, the Teamsters Joint Council 25 Women’s Committee proudly partnered up with Teamsters National Black Caucus – Chicago Chapter at the Bud Billiken Day Parade. Members barbecued and gave out school bags filled with school supplies that were graciously donated by the following sponsors: Teamsters Joint Council 25 Teamsters Local 458M Teamsters Local […]

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Union Files New Unfair Labor Practice Charges Against River North Parking, As Arbitration Looms

| August 31, 2017

With five arbitrations looming against River North Parking, Teamsters Local 727 has filed three new unfair labor practice charges against the company as a result of its failure to process three of the arbitrations and its refusal to provide information to the Union. Two of the arbitrations are scheduled to be heard on September 11, […]

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Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Teamsters Local 727 And Against Cremation Society of Illinois

| August 29, 2017

Cremation Society’s ‘One Man Bargaining Unit’ Theory Dashed On August 28, 2017, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals sided with Teamsters Local Union No. 727 and against Cremation Society of Illinois and Olson Burke/Sullivan Funeral & Cremation Center.  Central to the case was Olson Burke/Sullivan’s attempt to renege on all obligations under its Union contract […]

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