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Pirates of the Digital Millennium: How the Intellectual Property Wars Damage Our Personal Freedoms, Our Jobs, and the World Economy by Jack B. Rochester, John Gantz

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Chapter 6. Global Fallout

 

You must understand, copying is a sign of respect in China. I am trying to create a new understanding. I am always giving lectures to the entire college, trying to convince students that it is better to buy software even if it costs more. You see, we charge so much for software that we are punishing our children for getting an education.[1]

 
 --Sheen–Yan Torn, Vice Director, Intellectual Property Office, Taiwan

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