Software Piracy

Software Piracy.  A large private Chicago area publisher was accused of improperly using unlicensed versions of popular graphics design software. The case originated when a “whistleblower” contacted the Business Software Alliance to complain about the alleged infraction. Our experts were hired by the publisher as a part of a settlement agreement with the BSA to performed a company – wide software audit to identify inappropriate software copies, remove them from computers, and provide forensic validation of this process.