International Piracy Rises In 2005, But So Do Efforts To Curb It

February 2006
Book Publishing Report;2/27/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase in the number of countries on the 2005 piracy priority watch list of the International Intellectual Property Association. However, enforcement efforts and raids in most of the countries have also intensified. Patricia Judd, director of international copyright enforcement at the American Association of Publishers, asserted that the bulk of copyright enforcement efforts are in Asia.


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