Tag Archives: Disney Union Workers

Panel Upholds Judge’s Ruling Stating Local 385 Committed Unfair Labor Practice Against Disney Workers

Earlier this week, a three-person national labor relations panel made the decision to uphold most of a judge’s ruling that the Local 385 Teamsters union who represents Walt Disney World workers committed an unfair labor practice when members’ requests to resign from the union were ignored. Local 385 represents costumed characters and bus drivers at […]

Is There a Limit to Your Disney Loyalty?

There is no doubt that Disney Parks are as popular now as they’ve ever been. Social media fuels this with instant access to the latest merchandise, news, videos, photos, and an active fan community. But with all the talk lately of union disputes, price increases, and crowd manipulation, it makes sense that vacationers might question […]

Disney Offers to Raise Cast Members Pay to $15 Per Hour by 2021

For nearly a year, Disney and the unions that represent almost 38,000 Cast Members seem to have made some serious progress overnight in their negotiations regarding wage increases. The unions have been insisting on a minimum wage of $15 an hour, and according to WFTV, Disney has offered to meet that demand by 2021. The deal has not […]

What Fans Want to See in the Next Disney CEO

With Bob Iger agreeing to stay on as Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company for a few more years, Disney has bought itself some time to find a new executive, but the search for an heir apparent has been unsuccessful thus far, as evidenced by Iger having lengthened his time on multiple occasions […]

Unionized Cast Members Voting December 19-20 on a Proposed Wage Increase

According to WFTV, unionized Walt Disney World cast members will vote Tuesday and Wednesday, the 19th and 20th of December, on a proposed wage increase. Ballot boxes have been placed in cast member break rooms throughout Walt Disney World. The unionized workers will be voting on whether they want to accept Disney’s offer of a […]

Disney Union Workers Holding a Rally Today for Higher Wages

Disney union workers are planning to hold a “Rally for a Raise” today at 5 p.m. in front of the Crossroads entrance at State Road 535 and Hotel Plaza Boulevard. The rally will attempt to demonstrate to Disney the union’s proposal and continue negotiations for a living wage. The event is being held by the […]