Monday, January 5, 2009

LA-Area Newspapers to Merge Copy Desks

Announcements have been made in multiple newsrooms ... that a plan to merge all LANG copy desks into a central desk at the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, is tentatively scheduled for February or March and 2008 LANG-offered buyout options will remain in effect: one week of pay per year of service up to six years plus three months COBRA and a promise not to contest unemployment.

The terms of layoffs/buyouts are subject to negotiation for Guild-covered staffers. [Click for MORE] Sphere: Related Content

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