From the LiveJournal WGA_supporters USA Network Law & Order Criminal Intent Forum as posted by Susan Olson:There's a new action item for today: Call the AMPTP.The DGA (might) have reached a deal with the AMPTP (the DGA members vote on it on January 26th, 2008), and the WGA and the AMPTP have started informal conversations again.This is a good start.However, until the AMPTP and WGA start *officially*
As posted on both the DGA's and the AMPTP's websites, both sides have reached an agreement.On the AMPTP’s website, the formal statement read as follows:The agreement between the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers and the Directors Guild of America establishes an important precedent: Our industry’s creative talent will now participate financially in every emerging area of new media.
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28 December 2007 13:36 | AMPTP
This is the first video produced by the AMPTP since the strike began. It was published on the alliance’s Web site just after 10 a.m. this morning, at the moment when, according to the studios, “WGA members have lost more in salary and benefits than they ever hoped to gain by striking.”The WGAE and the WGAW have issued the following statement regarding Contract 2007 negotiations:"Big media walked
From trulydangerousThis message brought to you by the AMPTP.com (not .org -- the funniest story to come out of this strike thus far).