copyright infringement

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Noun1.copyright infringement - a violation of the rights secured by a copyright
plagiarisation, plagiarization, piracy, plagiarism - the act of plagiarizing; taking someone's words or ideas as if they were your own
infringement, violation - an act that disregards an agreement or a right; "he claimed a violation of his rights under the Fifth Amendment"
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THE man behind Britain's biggest domestic pirate CD and DVD racket has been hit with a confiscation order for pounds 31,054.
COPS have suspended an officer after a search linked him to an alleged pirate CD and DVD racket.
Many pirate CD makers are believed to operate in that area, according to the China Daily.
We commend the Chinese government for showing the political resolve to make a down payment on its commitment to control pirate CD factories in China.
THE man behind Britain's biggest-ever domestic pirate CD and DVD racket was jailed for 38 months yesterday.
Chinese authorities have closed 15 of the estimated 30 to 40 pirate CD plants, including three underground factories.
Absent imminent and significant enforcement actions against pirate CD and cartridge manufacturers, we will urge USTR to impose sanctions against China.
With these simple components, anyone can easily and inexpensively set up a pirate CD factory.
A MAN suspected of being at the heart of a massive pirate CD and DVD operation is now being investigated for benefits fraud.
RELAXED: Stephen Reid jokes with police raiding his pirate CD shop; PIRATE KING: Police believe that John Croy, above, knocked out the thousands of counterfeit CDs seized at the Jolly Rodger shop, top right, run by Stephen Reid, right
And the firm claims that its system - called CopyLok is set to put a halt to the pirate CD and CD-Rom industry, which is reckoned to be worth some pounds 8billion a year.