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Synonyms for piracy

hijacking on the high seas or in similar contexts

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Keywords: China, United States, empirical analysis, intellectual property rights, software piracy
Importers can refuse to take goods from any Vietnamese exporter in chance of software piracy, some lawyers have confirmed.
The Information Technology (IT) industry is struggling in Pakistan because of software piracy as this menace caused million of dollar revenue losses to software developers every year.
Qayed pointed out that government efforts in the last five years have contributed to a significant reduction in software piracy rates.
Software piracy demands a similarly forceful response -- concerted public education and vigorous law enforcement," said BSA President and CEO Robert Holleyman.
According to the ninth annual global software piracy study by the Business Software Alliance (BSA) in partnership with IDC and Ipsos Public Affairs, the UAE is still the only Arab country ranked among the lowest-piracy countries in the world.
its ninth Annual Global Software Piracy Study, which showed software piracy in
The training workshop, held at Adobe's office in Dubai, was part of the continuing collaboration between the MoE, Adobe and A in generating greater awareness about IPR protection and to highlight the negative impact of software piracy on the social and economic development of the UAE.
Held with the assistance of the Institute of Training and Judicial Studies, the session is part of ongoing efforts by Microsoft Gulf in collaboration with major governmental institutions to raise public awareness on the negative economic and social effects of software piracy and other IPR crimes.
In the Gulf countries the governments have stepped up their efforts to curb software piracy and protect IPR, in coordination with local authorities and the industry, which is gradually bringing about positive results.
The rate of software piracy in Macedonia in 2009 was reduced by one percentage point from 2008, to 67 percent.
Since early in the 1990's, software publishers have been concerned about their losses from software piracy.
Software piracy may be rationalized by the company president or IT manager as utilizing resources most efficiently.
As part of the Kingdom's continuous commitment to fighting software piracy, the Department of the National Library conducted an enforcement activity on a hard disk system builder in Amman who has been installing pirated software on the machines assembled at his shop.
These are among the findings of the Sixth Annual BSA-IDC Global Software Piracy Study released by the Business Software Alliance (BSA).
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