Communications Workers of America ratify 2 agreements covering former DIRECTV employees

Leadership of the Communications Workers of America has notified AT&T (NYSE: T) that former DIRECTV field services employees have voted to ratify two agreements between the CWA and the company, the group said.

The agreements cover about 200 employees in the Midwest region, and about 900 employees in the Southwest region; and place the employees in existing contracts in those regions. The former DIRECTV employees joined AT&T as part of AT&T´s July 2015 acquisition of DIRECTV.

AT&T provides mobile, high speed Internet and voice services.