Category: NDLF – IT

US Magazine “The Nation” on Indian IT Layoffs!

With good jobs evaporating on both sides of the Pacific and the labor visa supply potentially dwindling, only organizing, not fighting each other for jobs, can stop the “race to the bottom” on a global scale. And with Trump and Narendra Modi embodying two sides of a neoliberal global order, it’s clear that previous administrations have failed to deliver sustainable middle-class prosperity for either society.

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Wipro’s Layoff Plan: Senior Employee Prepares to Fight – 2 Months On!

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Senior Wipro Employee

I have not submitted my resignation and I am in free pool still continuing my fight. I am not sure how long I can succeed. But I believe it is worth to mention few things which I come across in the last 2 months.

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Cattle Ban, Unions – history and politics : Discussion Meeting

NDLF – IT Employees Wing Discussion Meeting Date : 17h June 2017, Saturday Time : 4 pm to 7 pm Venue : Thiruvanmiyur

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Cognizant (CTS) Coimbatore Employees Struggle against Forced Resignations!

Overall tripartite meeting was satisfying to the employees, but we are yet to receive a concrete solution. Next meeting was scheduled on June 15th at the same venue.

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“Performance Appraisal Disputes – Seek Remedy by the Trade Union” : Labour Commissioner

The key takeaway is that issues regarding performance appraisal may be raised by the trade union under section 2(k) of the Industrial Disputes Act 1947 before the appropriate forum seeking remedy. In this respect, it is important to form Trade Unions for IT Employees immediately.

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Asked to Resign by HR? : Senior Wipro Employee on How to Handle It!

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Senior Wipro Employee

If company terminates on worst scenario, we can go strong against the company in labour department and in courts. Labour laws are favorable for employees in most cases. These steps are time consuming but chances of win is almost 99%.

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Infosys : Truth behind “No Layoffs” Policy – Employee Inputs

This entry is part 19 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

We suggest that the pronouncements by IT companies, NASSCOM and their body servant central government should be classified under “Corporate Speak” – giving general, moral statements disregarding all factual information and practical events.

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Cognizant (CTS) To Reply by May end to NDLF Representation

This entry is part 18 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

NDLF gave a representation seeking intervention –into the ongoing forced resignations of IT employees, mass layoffs in IT companies like Cognizant, Wipro to the labour commissioner on May 16, 2017.

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“Mobilising Wipro, Cognizant (CTS) Employees in Large Numbers” – Demonstration

“NDLF is definitely doing good in organizing various events. But definitely there is no unity among IT employees. 99% of the people who has participated in the protest are from non IT background.”

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“No Layoffs, only Underperformers” NASSCOM, “Govt Should Intervene” NDLF : Debate

This entry is part 17 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

Government gives subsidies to corporates to generate employment. Now when employment is threatened should intervene and call for tripartite talks with employees union, company, labour department.

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Live : NDLF Demonstration Against Wipro, Cognizant (CTS) Layoffs!

This entry is part 16 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

Demonstration Condemning layoffs/forced resignations by IT companies and calling on IT employees to organize Venue: near Sholingallur signal, Chennai Date: May 18th Thursday Time: Evening 5 pm to 7 pm

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Wipro, Cognizant Layoffs – Next Steps in 7 Q&A

This entry is part 15 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

JCL in Chennai asked the employees who disagree with low rating given to them, who were not allocated to a project, whose were prevented from getting allocated to a project, who were being asked by HR to resign to file a Collective Dispute under Section 2K of ID Act.

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Press Release : NDLF to File Grievance Petition with Labour Department on Layoff Issue

This entry is part 14 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

The state has provided concessions in the form of subsidized land, electricity and tax holiday to IT companies claiming they bring in employment opportunities. Hence, we demanded that the government should immediately intervene in this matter.

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Statement : NDLF demands immediate government intervention in IT Layoffs Issue

This entry is part 13 of 19 in the series Struggle Against Layoffs

We demand that the government should not remain a mute spectator to this mass layoffs by IT companies, but should take strong action to put a stop this practice immediately.

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Combat Pink Slips with Red Flag – NDLF Posters Protesting Layoffs

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