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Infosys celebrated the first anniversary of the e-filing portal it built for India's tax authorities fixing another prominent glitch – this time a search functionality error. Complaints about the error streamed in to India's Income Tax Department, which tweeted about the error on Tuesday. Issue relating to the search …

  1. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    "Nair claimed job candidates voluntarily agree to the obligations prior to joining the company"

    Well duh, obviously they're going to agree - if they don't, they don't get the job. You don't need a PhD to understand that.

    The fact that the job comes with unacceptable limitations is another point entirely. If Infosys exists in France, it can always include non-compete clauses if it wants, but a French tribunal throws those things out the window as soon as the case is filed.

    Indian law needs an upgrade before things will get better.

    1. Potemkine! Silver badge

      Re: "Nair claimed job candidates voluntarily agree to the obligations prior to joining the company"

      If Infosys exists in France, it can always include non-compete clauses if it wants, but a French tribunal throws those things out the window as soon as the case is filed

      Unless Infosys pays every month a compensation for the affected workers, compensation whose value should be at least a quarter of the monthly salary. I bet it wouldn't be Infosys's intention to pay that compensation, then nullifying the clause.

  2. TeeCee Gold badge
    Facepalm

    Hmm, let me fix that for you.

    "While Infosys was directedgiven a massive T&M contract to fix the errorsmake additional changes that deviate from the agreed specification as it was read by them..."

  3. druck Silver badge
    Happy

    The perils of in-sourcing

    I bet they wish they could just blame it on some low cost foreign outfit.

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