Cognizant Employees Confession (About Layoff)

Cognizant is an American multinational corporation that provides IT services, including digital, technology, consulting, and operations services. It is headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey, United States. It has a work force of  2, 00, 000 plus employees around the globe with huge presence based out of Chennai Cognizant has been doing… Continue reading

19 CTS Employees Filed 2K Petition – Chennai Labour office

Date : 27.10.2017 Chennai Press Release As in the news lately, layoff has become yet another daily topic to discuss, especially among IT employees. Cognizant and few other IT organizations were in the spotlight for illegally terminating their employees quoting poor rating in their annual performance appraisal, which is per… Continue reading

FITE Organized Lawyers Meet on July 8, 2017 at Pune, Maharashtra

                                                                                                                                                     Date : 09.07.2017 Pune   Press Release   FITE Organized Lawyers Meet on July 8, 2017 at Pune, Maharashtra Around 125+ IT employees’ from TechM, Cognizant, TCS, Infosys, and Syntel etc. from Pune / Mumbai location joined Lawyer’s meet organized on July 8, 2017 at Pune, Maharashtra, which was a collective efforts put forth from FITE volunteers and Lok Raj Sangathan by distributing pamphlets… Continue reading

CTS Syntel HTC Employees filed IDA 2A – Chennai Labour department

Date : 06.07.2017 Chennai Press Release F.I.T.E (Forum for IT Employees) raised the flag when the IT organizations started forcing their employees to resign. The companies who initially announced that they were going to cut down their employee headcount have now backed up, as a result of continuous efforts and… Continue reading

FITE Chennai Press meet – Press Release

Date : 16 Jun 2017 Chennai Press Release In December 2016, when one of the IT giants, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), started to layoff their employees Forum for IT Employees (FITE) was formed by Young Tamil Nadu Movement (YTM). When Cognizant Solutions started illegal termination of its employees in this… Continue reading

FITE Employee Employers & Pune Labour Commissioner Conciliation update – Press Release

Date: 15 Jun 2017 Pune Press Release   On 15th June, as scheduled, an employee– employer meet took place in the assistant labor commissioner’s (Maharashtra) office in Pune. Representatives of management from Vodafone, Cognizant and Tech Mahindra were present, Wipro not yet attend this meeting. The employers continued to deny… Continue reading

Lok Raj Sangathan, Kamgar Ekta Committee & Various Trade Unions Condemn attacks on jobs of IT sector workers !

  Condemn attacks on jobs of IT sector workers ! Statement by Maharashtra Committee of Lok Raj Sangathan and Kamgar Ekta Committee, 5 June 2017. In recent months thousands of IT workers from large IT companies have been fired. More than 20000 workers from large IT companies like Cognizant Technologies,… Continue reading

FITE Representatives meet Karnataka IT Minister

Date : 05.06.2017 Bangalore Press Release The representatives of Forum for IT Employees(FITE) met the Honorable IT Minister of Karnataka, Mr.Priyank M. Kharge, in Bengaluru today at 2 PM to discuss the concerns of IT employees. As the IT organizations are keen to reduce the number of employees at mid-level, it had… Continue reading

Tech Mahindra Employees & F.I.T.E files petition to Pune Labour Commissioner Today !

Date : 30 May 2017 Pune Press Release Tech Mahindra Employees & F.I.T.E files petition to Pune Labour Commissioner Today! Layoffs has now become a common term among anyone working in Information Technology sectors. IT is viewed as one of the prestigious industries that helps anyone earn enough money to… Continue reading