Canadian firms fork out $250,000 for using unlicensed software

Canadian firms fork out $250,000 for using unlicensed software

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESome 11 Canadian companies from diverse industries have agreed to pay a total of $252,093 to settle...

July 11th, 2006

Piracy worries plague Sino-US ties

Piracy worries plague Sino-US ties

U.S. Commerce Secretary Carlos Gutierrez will meet with senior Chinese government officials Tuesday as part of a two-day visit to...

March 28th, 2006 Sumner Lemon

Piracy drop will boost jobs, growth: study

Piracy drop will boost jobs, growth: study

A 10-point drop in the estimated 35 per cent global software piracy rate would create 2.4 million jobs and US$400...

December 8th, 2005 Grant Gross

Piracy threatens budding Filipino software company

Piracy threatens budding Filipino software company

Anino Entertainment is a small, Filipino software development company engaged in developing games for personal computers, personal digital assistants (PDAs),...

December 2nd, 2004 Grace S. Clavecilla

Study: Software piracy rates remain high in Asia

Study: Software piracy rates remain high in Asia

Software piracy remains a multi-billion dollar industry in Asia, but there are some signs of improvement in the 14 Asian...

February 19th, 2004 David Legard

Philippines use of pirated software rises, BSA says

Philippines use of pirated software rises, BSA says

Despite efforts of the government and the Business Software Alliance (BSA) to combat piracy, use of unlicensed software among local...

June 19th, 2003 Melba-Jean M. Valdez

Australia’s software piracy rate climbs, BSA says

Australia’s software piracy rate climbs, BSA says

The software piracy rate in Australia has increased, placing it ahead of the U.S., U.K. and New Zealand, according to...

June 12th, 2003 Cameron Roberts

Software piracy holds steady

Software piracy holds steady

More than one-third of business software applications being used in Canada are pirated, costing the national economy $289 million in...

June 10th, 2002 Scott Gardner

Software seizure Canada

Software seizure Canada

The production of counterfeit software, like that which surfaced at last month's half-million dollar seizure in Toronto, makes life more...

February 11th, 1999 Rebecca Maxwell