DELHI, HYD, KOLKATA updates for 16,17 Jan 2015

F.I.T.E. Delhi Chapter Update: Protest against illegal & unjust termination by TCS! Place – Jantar Mantar, Delhi Date – 16 Jan 2015 | Time – 01:00 PM Contact – 09311612407 F.I.T.E. Hyderabad Chapter Update: Similar to the legal proceedings that led to our first victory against TCS Layoff in Chennai, the…

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Madras HC Interim Stay Order – A hot shot to TCS by FITE

Story behind the scenes On Tuesday (13 January 2015) afternoon, Madras High Court issued an order of ad-interim injunction restraining TCS from giving effect to the order of termination of service of the petitioner dated December 22, 2014 pending the disposal of the dispute raised by the petitioner under the…

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FITE Bengaluru Chapter Update: 12-Jan-2015

In the meeting with the TCS employees and members at Bengaluru on January 10, 2015, the Forum for IT Employees (FITE) decided to submit a petition to the Labour Commissioner, requesting investigation and to stop TCS ‘layoffs’ (retrenchment). The petition requesting an immediate intervention of the Labour Commissioner Office to stop…

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Pune Chapter Update: 10 Jan 2015 – Part 2

In Pune, as decided in the first meeting with the affected employees of TCS, the follow up meeting was held on January 10, 2015. The TCSers as well as FITE members were present in the meeting. The progress of the Forum for IT Employees ( F.I.T.E.), and it’s reach among…

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Mumbai Chapter Update: 09 Jan 2015

Vinod, a coordinator of F.I.T.E. Mumbai Chapter, met a retired judge and explained the scenario of TCS retrenchment process. The judge agreed to be part of the panel to explain the truth behind TCS’s restructuring activity and also elaborate how IT employees are getting affected by IT companies getting exemption…

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Minutes of Meeting: Kolkata 09 Jan 2015

Employees of not just TCS but other IT companies as well attended the meeting in Kolkata. It was briefed to members’ confidence that FITE has futuristic plans for working towards establishing rights of IT and ITES employees. FITE Kolkata chapter will work independently in line with the other chapters of…

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Pune Chapter Update: 10 Jan 2015 – Part 1

In coordination with the F.I.T.E members, TCSers in different locations have met the Labour Commissioners of their respective State and have filed a petition with the labour commissioner against the TCS Layoff. There are plans to file a civil suit against TCS and there are also plans to mobilize a…

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It’s a Success so far, let’s make it BIG together!

In the second week of December 2014, the business newspapers and magazines published news about TCS plans of ‘restructuring’ and ‘workforce optimization’ which could affect some 25000 senior employees. The news media were more emphasizing about TCS hiring of 55000 in upcoming fiscal year. Few quoted “some 25000+ senior employees…

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