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Korea Herald: Prosecutors step up anti-piracy campaign

Jul 13, 1999, 20:02 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Kim Ji-soo)

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"This year, law enforcement officials have been intensifying crackdowns on illegal software programs, partly as a result of complaints by multinational software makers such as Microsoft. The government has been carrying out projects to replace illegally copied software programs with legal editions at central and provincial administration offices." "The stepped-up anti-piracy campaign may have helped improve business for local software companies; statistics showed that the sales of these companies have increased ninefold since the campaign intensified itself." "Several months ago the announcement of this crackdown prompted protest rallies by the local "Mom and Pop" software resellers."

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