Service employees of Minnesota Teamsters Local 320 are in final-hour contract talks with the University of Minnesota, and union leaders say they will encourage members to vote down any contract offer that does not meet salary demands.
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer has filed lawsuits against three leading port trucking companies, all owned by NFI Industries.
UPS and UPS Freight contract negotiations will kick off in late January.
The Teamsters National Freight Industry Negotiating Committee (TNFINC) will begin contract negotiations in earnest with ABF starting on Monday, January 8, three weeks after exchanging initial contract proposals with the company.
Applications for 2018 are now being accepted by the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Joint Council 25 and affiliates raised $45,000 to assist workers on strike at Bay Valley Foods in Pecatonica, Illinois.
The Independent Review Officer Barbara S. Jones issued a decision on December 22 to suspend International Vice President Rome Aloise for a period of two years from all Teamster positions, including Teamsters International Vice President, President of Joint Council 7 and Secretary-Treasurer of Local 853, as well as his appointments as Director of the Dairy Conference and the Food Processing Division. Click here to read the decision.
The Washington Post reports that UPS plans to handle 1.4 million returns of holiday packages today.