An ex-female employee of Cognizant has filed a lawsuit against the firm in the US district court. She alleged 2 Cognizant execs of harassing her sexually between 2018-2019. The lawsuit stated that she had filed an internal complaint in the HR department but the matter remained unresolved. In fact, she faced retaliatory actions and discriminations. The suit also alleges that Cognizant has “a history of sexually assaulting and abusing females in the workplace”.