Every time a work stoppage rolls around and lasts for more than a few weeks, it is common to see some typical questions arise. To that end, today’s #TBT includes some articles I’ve written over the years that cover some of these topics.
Here’s one that continues to be one of the most visited articles at the blog.
While a contract expiration doesn’t automatically trigger a work stoppage, some of the options in the following article, such as reaching partial agreements or imposing a contract, are applicable.
And while not related to work stoppages in general, there’s an article from 2016 that intersects with some comments from Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s President Jeff Alexander during a press conference from 3/18/19 that we may revisit soon enough.