History of IGSOBM
Seattle Weekly: Seceeding From The Union
Reprinted with the permission of the Seattle Weekly.
The AFM Notice on Union Security: What Does It Mean to AFM Members?
Union Rights Documents
Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act
The Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act of 1959
The Official Department of Labor LMRDA web pages.
Weingarten Rights - Full text of the Supreme Court decision
Full text of the NLRB v J. Weingarten decision from findlaw.com
Financial Core Information
Requesting Financial Core Status
Twenty Seven Exit AFTRA
IGSOBM on Guidestar
IGSOBM's guidestar page. Free registration is required to view the most detail available.
Seattle Symphony & Opera Players' Organization
The Seattle Symphony & Opera Players' Organization (SSOPO) is the labor organization representing the musicians who perform for the Seattle Symphony and Seattle Opera. The bargaining unit is comprised exclusively of the members of the Seattle Symphony, including the music librarian. The self-governing organization (also referred to as "the Players' Organization"), is a chapter of the International Guild of Symphony, Opera and Ballet Musicians.