The agreement would require future rights based on the terms of the subsequent equivalence collective agreement and would also require core employment standards. Since Equity understands that many members are keen to play on stage between treaties, the National Council has made sure to complement the new 99-seat agreement with new membership rules that allow members to work in certain circumstances without contractual benefits. These internal rules offer members the opportunity to perform themselves under the Los Angeles Self-Produced Project Code, participate in shows in theaters with 50 seats or less under the LA Showcase code, and work with one of the 61 approved member companies in accordance with the Los Angeles Society Rule, all without an equity contract. Still others want to stay in the continuum between non-contract and contract work…