Disney Sued For Making Workers Train Foreign Replacements

Просмотров: 130, 503   |   Загружено: 2 год.
iconПодробнее о видео
Two ex-Disney employees are suing the company after they claimed that they were forced to train their H1B replacements for 90 days prior to being laid off. They were told if they did not stay and train they would forfeit their bonus and severance. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of the The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

"Two former IT workers at Disney have sued, saying that Disney broke the law when it hired cheaper foreign replacements, then fired its current IT department. Disney IT employees were told they would be kept on for 90 days in order to train their replacements, who were H-1B visa holders, according to the complaints. The workers were told "if they did not stay and train they would not get a bonus and severance, which most employees reluctantly accepted."

Both lawsuits are proposed class-actions, filed in federal court in Florida. The suit filed by Dena Moore(PDF) names Disney and labor contractor Cognizant Technology Solutions, while a complaint filed by Leo Perrero (PDF) names Disney and HCL, another labor contractor.

They make a novel claim, saying that Disney violated the anti-racketeering RICO statute by engaging in a "conspiracy to displace US workers." The plaintiffs allege that Disney and the contractors weren't truthful when they filled out immigration documents, thus violating a section of the RICO law that bars "fraud and misuse of visas, passports, and other documents."

"Each making of false and fraudulent statement[s] on an individual visaholder’s H1B application constituted a separate racketeering act," the complaint states.”*

Read more here: http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/01/ex-disney-it-workers-sue-after-being-forced-to-train-their-own-h-1b-replacements/

***

Get The Young Turks Mobile App Today!

Download the iOS version here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/the-young-turks/id412793195?ls=1&mt=8

Download the Android version here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tyt

Похожие видео

Why This H-1B Visa Thing is BS

Why This H-1B Visa Thing is BS

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Big Picture RT
Trump's Ex-Accountant: I Did All His Taxes, Trump No 'Genius'

Trump's Ex-Accountant: I Did All His Tax...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
CNN Tries To Convince Susan Sarandon To Change Her Vote

CNN Tries To Convince Susan Sarandon To Chang...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
We're Being Sued

We're Being Sued

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: h3h3Productions
PHONY Christian Ted Cruz Doesn’t Follow Important Biblical Rule

PHONY Christian Ted Cruz Doesn’t Follow Impor...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Kim Jong-Un Responds To Trump's Threat To Destroy North Korea

Kim Jong-Un Responds To Trump's Threat T...

Добавлено: 8 мес.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Trump University Was Textbook Fraud

Trump University Was Textbook Fraud

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Study: Driving While Black Is A Crime

Study: Driving While Black Is A Crime

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Boss Body Shames Woman For Instagram Pics

Boss Body Shames Woman For Instagram Pics

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
The ONLY Way Hillary Clinton Could Lose The Democratic Primary Election

The ONLY Way Hillary Clinton Could Lose The D...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Ghosts of Disneyland

Ghosts of Disneyland

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: Fastpass Facts
Virginia Lawmaker Wants To Check Your Junk

Virginia Lawmaker Wants To Check Your Junk

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Life Getting Worse For Gay Russians

Life Getting Worse For Gay Russians

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
NPR Tries To Keep Calm Amid Hillary’s Plummeting Polls

NPR Tries To Keep Calm Amid Hillary’s Plummet...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Elizabeth Warren On Trump: “It’s Real'

Elizabeth Warren On Trump: “It’s Real'...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Nutella 'Not A Healthfood' Lawsuit

Nutella 'Not A Healthfood' Lawsuit

Добавлено: 6 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Fox News-Google GOP Presidential Debate: Best Line

Fox News-Google GOP Presidential Debate: Best...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Why People Are Mad At The Fine Brothers

Why People Are Mad At The Fine Brothers

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Bernie Sanders | The Young Turks Interview (FULL)

Bernie Sanders | The Young Turks Interview (F...

Добавлено: 2 год.
Добавил: The Young Turks
Man Wins Lottery, Then Sues Government

Man Wins Lottery, Then Sues Government

Добавлено: 2 дн
Добавил: The Young Turks
    © 2014 - 2015   WEB