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20 more lawsuits announced in nine states against illegal software sales. More to come…

Twenty lawsuits allege illegal software sales, while new forensic analysis shows risks of counterfeit Microsoft software to consumers and businesses.


To all of you that have taken the time to report illegal or suspicious software distribution to:  1-800-RU-LEGIT (785-3448) or or through, thank you and please continue to do so.  You can read the announcement of 20 of the latest lawsuits against these types of firms in today’s PressPass release and many of these leads came from your reporting back to us.


You can also view past filings at:


Thank you and have a wonderful day,


Eric Ligman
Microsoft US Senior Manager
Small Business Community Engagement

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