Pirated Software in Jordan Schools

The National Library Department reported that up to 25 percent of software used in computer labs at small to medium sized private schools in Jordan are pirated copies.

Across the entire country, the piracy rate of software in 2011 was reported to be 58 percent.

In the first month of 2013, over 95 cases of intellectual property violations of software was refereed to the court system.

Source:  “Jordan to continue crackdown on pirated software,” Al Bawaba, February 18, 2013.