NEGOTIATING SESSION WITH OCA HELD ON 10/31/2017

Our entire Executive Board met with our attorneys and four (4) members of OCA, including Lauren DeSole regarding contract negotiations. We made some progress, with a few of the side letters we asked for having been granted. Sadly the session ended with Ms. DeSole...

October update from President Glenn L. Damato

The Executive Board met with OCA’s staff and our attorney for the second time for contract negotiations. OCA laid out the basic 14%, 10 year deal with a few add-ons. We presented every side letter to them, including every one that each member submitted. We will...

Contract Negotiations – First Meeting News

The entire Executive Board met with several members of OCA on 9/20. Both sides were interested in negotiating a contract. Lauren DeSole seemed receptive to several of our new demands. As we are negotiating in “good faith”, I will not get into too many...

Meeting with Ron Younkins And Barry Clarke of OCA

On Sept. 13th, 1st Vice President Brian Hamerman, 2nd Vice President Christopher DePietto and I met with Ron Younkins and Barry Clarke of OCA to discuss reallocation. These two men informed us there would not be any reallocation, no reclassification, or any non...