DO NOT PUBLISH IR GABA – Round One to the Union

Jan 27, 2010

The union and GABA teachers now need to use this ruling to win employee working conditions such as paid leave, travel allowances, unemployment insurance etc. Find out how you can participate. We are holding a series of open meetings to discuss the next steps. TOKYO Date: Sunday, January 31 Time: 9:00pm Place: National Union of General Workers office, Minato-ku, Shimbashi5-17-7 Map Phone: 03-3434-0669 (if you need directions) OSAKA Date: to be advised Time: Place: General Union Office, Temmabashi Map Phone: 06-6352-9619 (if you need directions) Meetings are open to members and non-members alike. Email us at gaba(@) for more information. Related articles Round two begins- a video update What does being an employee mean?

GABA teachers miss out on the benefits of not being employees.

• NO paid holidays • NO unemployment insurance • NO health and pension insurance • NO overtime and premium rates • NO guaranteed salary • NO job security • NO right to challenge unfair dismissals

Find out what the union is doing to change this.