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Worker Ratios - PDC #30 Members Performing Work in PDC #14

IUPAT 50/50 Clause Interpretation Letter and PDC #14 Agreement Letter

Worker Ratios - PDC #30 members performing work in PDC #14.

The first man on the job can be your DC #30 member. The second man must be a local DC #14 member. The third man can be your DC #30 member and so on. If the job is manned by an odd number of people, the ratio can be in favor of your DC #30 members. See attached letter from IUPAT President and agreement letter from DC #14.

DC #14 and DC #30 - Pay Differential

PDC #30 - Differential Guidance Letter (August 2016)  

This memo is intended to provide guidance on the cost "differential" for signatory employers who employ PDC #30 members who work in the PDC #14 jurisdiction.

DC #30 / DC #14 - Legal Report

Legal Report from Attorney Michael Boldt, Ice Miller LLP - "Out-of-Area" Issues

FCAI has undertaken an extensive review of issues that have come to our attention regarding the mobility of IUPAT members, staffing of in and out of area jobs and out-of-area contractors. This review of issues included consideration of communications by PDC #14, FCAC, IUPAT General President James Williams, and other sources.

We engaged our expert Labor Attorney, Michael Boldt, of Ice Miller LLP, who conducted a review of the IUPAT Constitution and the collective bargaining agreements between the FCAC and PDC #14, and between FCAI and PDC #30, among other sources. Above is the report (edited).

DC #30 / DC #14 - "Out-of-Area" Meeting Conclusions

PDC #30 / PDC #14 Out-of-Area Issues: Facts to Help Contractors

On March 22, 2012, FCAI participated in a conference call meeting between representatives of FCAI, the Finishing Contractors Association of Chicago (FCAC), Painters District Council #30 (PDC #30), Painters District Council #14 (PDC #14), and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT).

The purpose of the meeting was to clarify agreements between PDC #30 and PDC #14 concerning work performed in each District Councils' respective jurisdictions and to address questions and concerns raised by several sources.

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