Buffalo Newspaper Guild

CWA Local 31026

Grievances

Last updated May 2018.

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Issue: Home & Style

Department: Editorial

Date approved by Grievance Committee: April 12, 2017

Date filed: Not filed yet

Contract violation: Unpermitted use of non-Guild authors for section cover stories

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Issue: Niagara Weekend

Department: Editorial

Date approved by Grievance Committee: Nov. 15, 2017

Date filed: Dec. 20, 2017

Contract violation: Use of submitted photos violates contract and past practice

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Issue: Niagara Weekend

Department: Editorial

Date approved by Grievance Committee: Nov. 15, 2017

Date filed: Dec. 20, 2017

Contract violation: Management too heavily reliant on stringer-produced content in the section. Stringers also writing about topics that fall under Guild’s jurisdiction.