Copyright board vows to hunt down pirates

June 14 , 2014

KENYANS will have to dig deeper into their pockets to purchase legitimate entertainment materials as the usual cheaper pirated alternatives will be wiped out soon, the Kenya Copyright Board has said.

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Thai firms face software charges | ITCA

May 17 , 2014

Three Thai processed-food exporters are facing prosecution in the US for using pirated software in their production processes.

Kullanee Issadisai, acting Intellectual Property Department director general, told Spring News Arkansas attorney general had told the department the three Thai manufacturers of canned

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U.S. judge orders RBS unit stop using software in copyright case | ITCA

May 09 , 2014

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge ordered a unit of Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc on Friday to stop using a key piece of software used for its trade finance business after finding the bank liable for copyright

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Lima Police Seize S/. 4 Million Worth of Illegal Software

April 14 , 2014

A police operation found more than 20,000 CDs containing illegal software being distributed in Compu Plaza, central Lima.

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First ever jailing of illegal software end user a milestone in anti-piracy battle

December 19 , 2011

In what is seen as a major breakthrough in the battle against software piracy, the Indian criminal court has, for the first time, jailed an end user of cracked commercial software, without bail, pending investigation. If convicted, the defendant, Managing Director of VM Informatics (VMI) in New Delhi, faces up to three years in prison. The case marks a unique milestone in the fight against software counterfeiting and illegal use.
Following a raid by anti-piracy investigators and police on the offices of VMI in July 2011, ITCA client Tekla Corporation made a criminal complaint against the company alleging wide-scale software licensing fraud.

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