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CWA to Public Service Commission: Altice’s layoffs would violate condition of acquisition

CWA filed an official complaint at the NYS PSC to save non-union Dispatch jobs in the Bronx. Altice wants to lay off customer-facing jobs, in violation of the PSC order. Read the following letter from the Communications Workers of America to … Read more

Altice Busy Eliminating Employees at Suddenlink & Cablevision

(Originally posted on DSL Reports) Altice Busy Eliminating Employees at Suddenlink & Cablevision by Karl Bode Thursday Aug 11 2016 08:30 EDT Altice continues to eliminate employee positions at recently acquired broadband providers Cablevision and Suddenlink, while the supposed consumer … Read more

Altice Begins Layoffs at Cablevision Post Merger

(Originally posted on DSL Reports) Altice Begins Layoffs at Cablevision Post Merger by Karl Bode Monday Aug 01 2016 10:24 EDT As promised, new Cablevision owner Altice is getting right to work trimming the fat at the New York City … Read more

Cable Deal Hits New Bumps

The Wall Street Journal: Cable Deal Hits New Bumps New York City regulators scrutinize plan by Europe’s Altice to acquire Cablevision By SHALINI RAMACHANDRAN and NICK KOSTOV Dec. 22, 2015 7:34 p.m. ET Altice NV’s $10 billion deal to buy cable … Read more

Listen to Union Hall Call: CWA opposes Cablevision-Altice deal

Click the link to listen to the Cablevision union hall call! “CWA is vitally concerned with the outcome of this proceeding because our members and their families will be affected by the transaction as workers, consumers, and residents. Indeed, this transaction … Read more

Read our petition to FCC to deny Cablevision – Altice deal

Read all about it! “CWA is vitally concerned with the outcome of this proceeding because our members and their families will be affected by the transaction as workers, consumers, and residents. Indeed, this transaction will impact not only Cablevision’s 3.1 … Read more

CWA Opposes the Sale of Cablevision: Find Out Why on our Union Hall Call

CWA FILES OBJECTIONS @ FCC  TO OPPOSE SALE TO ALTICE UNION HALL CALL  Thursday 12/10 @ 9pm     Find out why CWA is opposing the sale to Altice. In its current form we believe the sale is bad for … Read more

BREAKING: Communications Workers of America Files Objections to Altice-Cablevision Deal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 7, 2015 Contact: Michael Rabinowitz-Gold, rabinowitz@berlinrosen.com, 646-200-5308   Communications Workers of America Files Objections to Altice-Cablevision Deal 700,000 Member Union Says Deal Will Lead to Outsourcing, Too Much Debt, Cites Moody’s Concerns About Debt Washington, DC … Read more

GLOBAL SOLIDARITY: Joint Statement on Altice Acquisition of Cablevision Systems Corp

                    Joint Statement on Altice Acquisition of Cablevision Systems Corp UNI Global Union, the Confédération Française Démocratique du Travail (CFDT), the Confédération Générale du Travail (CGT), the Sindicato dos Trabalhadores das Telecomunicações e Audiovisual (SINTTAV), the … Read more

Join Us Confidentially For an Important Union Hall Call

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Join hundreds of your coworkers for a Union Hall conference call to find out what the CWA and Cablevision workers are doing to protect our jobs during the sale of Cablevision. During the transition of the … Read more