The following firms have been identified as unfair employers and adversaries of the labor movement. All trade unionists and friends of organized labor are urged not to patronize the businesses listed below. To find union-friendly products and services, click here.


Jude Barry, Catapult Strategies
San Jose

Marchese and Associates Reputation, LLC
San Francisco

Ziegler and Associates

View the consultants on our new “Do Not Hire” list. 


Hyatt Hotels**
The global Hyatt boycott has ended. However, there are a number of local Hyatts with continuing labor disputes. Please support the workers in these hotels by continuing to boycott the following California properties:

  • Hyatt Regency Santa Clara
  • Hyatt Regency Sacramento
  • Hyatt Fisherman’s Wharf in San Francisco

Mariani’s Inn and Restaurant
2500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara

De Anza Hotel
233 W. Santa Clara St., San Jose

La Playa Carmel
Camino Real & 8th Avenue, Carmel

**To avoid current or future strikes, boycotts, and other labor disputes at Hyatts or any other venues, we urge you to:

  •     Use our Union Hotel Guide at or download our iPhone App which lists which hotels to patron or avoid
  •     Secure the following protective language in your event contract to protect you in the case of an unexpected labor dispute:

Notwithstanding anything in this Agreement to the contrary, if performance hereunder would foreseeably involve [Group] in or subject it to the effects of a boycott, strike, lockout, picketing or other labor dispute and [Group] therefore withholds, delays or cancels performance, it shall have no liability there from, provided that [Group] may not withhold, delay or cancel performance based upon a labor dispute involving its own employees. In the event of a cancellation under this Section, neither [Group] nor its members shall have any future obligation under this Agreement, and any deposits or other payments made to the Hotel by [Group] or its members to reserve rooms or other space for use, and/or for services to be provided, shall promptly be refunded to [Group] or its members. This Section shall supersede all other provisions of this Agreement and shall be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of [Group’s home state here]


El Super Markets
All locations

Farmer Joe’s Marketplace
3501 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland

Future Ford
2285 Diamond Blvd, Concord

All locations Statewide

Wal-Mart and Sam’s Club
All Locations Statewide

ABC Security
1840 Embarcadero, Oakland

Alta Dena Foods
17637 Valley Rd., City of Industry

Hornblower Cruises
San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego

Santa Cruz Port District
Santa Cruz

Valley Power, Inc.
1755 Adams Avenue, San Leandro

View the AFL-CIO’s National Do Not Patronize List.


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*For a complete list of union-friendly hotels, visit