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 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

Cognizant Employees & F.I.T.E files petition to Hyderabad Labour Commissioner Today!

Press Release Cognizant Employees & F.I.T.E files petition to Hyderabad 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 lead a decent life in cities. With… Continue reading

Tough phase in the life of I.T. Employees

As we all aware, this is one of the tough phase in the life of I.T. Employees where there is atleast single news in media about layoffs happening in one or the other IT companies in India. Last month, Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) announced about its plan to cut the… Continue reading

Joint campaign against Cognizant Illegal Terminations

Forum For I.T Employees F.I.T.E, NDLF – IT Employees Wing, Knowledge Professionals Forum KPF against the ” illegal terminations” happening across the cities. We highly demand the Govt of India & all the State Governments to intervene to stop this illegal retrenchment. Join hands! Raise your voice for fellow professionals…… Continue reading

Industrial Disputes Act (ID Act) & IT Employees Rights

Now, the scariest thing for an IT employee is getting a call from the HR. It does not matter why the HR was looking for you; immediately, your thoughts would race to the recent news about CTS planning to layoff 6000 of its employees; then your mind would think about… Continue reading

FITE Announcement

  Dear Friends, We hear some announcements in the name of FITE (Forum For IT Employees). We would like to emphasis that this website is the only official page of Organisation.  Any other announcement in the name of FITE with different contact details, Website  email id’s & Facebook Pages are… Continue reading

Press Release: On Tamil Nadu Government’s Clarification that IT/ITES Employees are being covered by Industrial Disputes Act

Forum for IT Employees welcomes Tamil Nadu government’s decision to uphold the democratic rights of IT employees. Replying to a petition filed by New Democratic Labour Front (NDLF) – IT Employees Wing, Principal Secretary of Tamil Nadu Labour and Employment Department Kumar Jayant said: “IT company employees also are free to… Continue reading