• Get smart about intellectual property rights.

  • Would you rather come up with a great idea, Or steal one? Be part of a culture that values ingenuity, creativity, and progress, and respects intellectual property rights.
  • You can learn more about the value of intellectual property rights and laws by listening to our audio interview with Bonnie MacNaughton, senior attorney for Microsoft. She addresses how the negative impact of software piracy isn’t limited to those who find themselves using counterfeit applications, but also has an extremely negative impact upon local and regional economic development. Bonnie also discusses the importance of worldwide IP laws, how breaking these laws harms businesses and consumers alike, and how you can help prevent the spread of piracy.