BizParentz Foundation

Supporting families of children working in the entertainment industry

Fi-Core Resources

http://www.sag.org/getthefacts/ficore2.html

The Financial Core Handbook by Mark McIntire. Sharequest Publishing, 15th Edition updated in 2004. Mr. McIntire is also the President of the Financial Core Foundation, a Professor of Philosophy at UC Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara City College and was himself a SAG board member who declared financial core.


Betrayal: How Union Bosses Shake Down Their Members and Corrupt American Politics by Linda Chavez and Daniel Gray. Crown Forum, NY, 2004.

Notes:

  • Telephone Conference with Todd Amorde and Sally Tich of the Screen Actors Guild on 6/4/07.
  • Telephone Conference with Sally Tich, Screen Actors Guild Manager of Member Education on 8/13/07 and 8/17/07.
  • Telephone Conference with Judy Carpenter (designated financial core information staff person) and Todd Amorde, Director of Membership for the Screen Actors Guild on 4/21/04
  • Telephone Conference with Judy Carpenter; Vickie Shapiro, Assistant General Counsel for the Screen Actors Guild; Pamm Fair, Deputy National Executive Director Policy and Strategic Planning for the Screen Actors Guild on 4/30/04.

Legal Perspectives:

National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation, Inc. Also, www.nrtw.org/b/nr.php3?id=7


Former Brady Bunch Star Files Federal Charges against National Actors Union

http://www.performink.com/archives/law/2000/9-15Law.html


Syllabus MARQUEZ v. SCREEN ACTORS GUILD (1998)

http://supreme.justia.com/us/525/33/

Actor perspectives

http://www.ficore.com

Jon Voight vs. Screen Actors Guild

Jonís actual letter about why he went Fi-core


http://www.coalminecanary.com/SAG.html


http://www.talentbox.com/articles/acting/cb/SAG/index2.htm


One Actorís Story: The Screen Actors Guild by Corey Blake, President/CEO of Elevation9000 Film Lab

Producer/Agent Perspectives

http://pirromount.com.customers.tigertech.net/sag.html


http://www.troma.com/voight/


In Texas


In Seattle

News Articles

Variety, ďSAG Gets Tough on QuittersĒ by Dave McNarry
Variety, in regard to the WGA strike and those who go fi-core during a strike,  
http://www.variety.com/article/VR1117975855.html?c=2821

Backstage articles by Lauren Horwitch

SAG to Penalize Fi-core Actors


http://www.backstage.com/bso/search/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1003596509


http://www.backstage.com/bso/search/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1003583749


http://www.backstage.com/bso/search/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1003607179


Jackie Apodaca of Backstage, lists her article and discussion


Jon Voight


iCom Magazine interviews VO actors (scroll to bottom for Fi-core info)