AT&T agrees union contract for DirecTV technicians

Friday 30 September 2016 | 08:38 CET | News
AT&T announced that it has reached tentative agreements with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) in negotiations covering former DirecTV field services employees represented by the union in the Midwest, Southeast and Southwest regions. The three regional agreements cover about 200 employees in two states in the Midwest Region, about 1,050 in eight states in the Southeast, and about 900 in five states in the Southwest. The former DirecTV employees joined AT&T after the July 2015 acquisition of the pay-TV provider.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Categories: General
Companies: DirecTV
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


DirecTV staff in 4 states agree to CWA deal with AT&T

Published 20 Feb 2017 14:20 CET | United States
AT&T has reached a tentative agreement with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) in negotiations covering CWA-represented ...

AT&T reaches more agreements with DirecTV employees

Published 20 Dec 2016 09:53 CET | United States
AT&T said it has reached three tentative agreements with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) union about DirecTV ...

DirecTV offers free access to NBA League Pass

Published 25 Oct 2016 08:05 CET | United States
DirecTV is giving a free week of NBA League Pass, from 25 October through 1 November. During the preview, customers can watch up ...

AT&T trials fixed-wireless mmWave service

Published 07 Oct 2016 15:29 CET | United States
AT&T is trialing a point-to-point millimeter wave wireless technology that uses in-building wiring to deliver a 100 Mbps ...

AT&T launches weather channel dedicated to Hurricane Matthew

Published 07 Oct 2016 10:51 CET | United States
AT&T launched a Severe Weather Mix channel on DirecTV and U-verse dedicated to coverage of Hurricane Matthew as the dangerous ...

AT&T signs up Taylor Swift for DirecTV Super Saturday Night

Published 05 Oct 2016 07:23 CET | United States
AT&T entered into an exclusive multi-year, multi-faceted deal featuring performances and content with singer, songwriter, ...