Posts Tagged ‘information technology’

Dec
2015
3

Outsource n’ Force: Citizens Bank is Latest Co. to Force Laid Off Workers to Train Replacements

Outsource n' Force: Citizens Bank is Latest Co. to Force Laid Off Workers to Train Replacements
  The story is the same, the location is different.  Like those who have been forced to do so by Disney, Fossil, and Southern California Edison, American informational technology workers at Citizens Bank in Rhode Island are participating in “knowledge transfer sessions” against their will in the leadup to their layoff. If that…
Oct
2015
27

SunTrust Fires Workers, Forces Them to Train Replacements and Remain Available Unpaid

SunTrust Fires Workers, Forces Them to Train Replacements and Remain Available Unpaid
  Information technology (IT) workers for Atlanta’s SunTrust Banks have a reputation for providing top notch service. How do we know this you ask? Because the severance package they have been forced into signing while their jobs are being shipped offshore is very generous.  That’s right, more than 100 IT workers are currently…
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Jun
2015
17

Indian Temp Visa Holder Blows Whistle on Slew of Violations in Multi-Million Dollar IT Class Action

Indian Temp Visa Holder Blows Whistle on Slew of Violations in Multi-Million Dollar IT Class Action
  A class action lawsuit against information technology (IT) company Wipro claims that the company misclassified up to 200 employees in order to avoid paying them overtime wages.  The case was brought by Suri Payala, an Indian national who worked for Wipro on a L-1B visa as a computer technician.  L-1B visas allow foreign workers [&hellip…;