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Safeguard Your CoStar Winning Edge from Piracy

Spliced cable, bootlegged movies and infringing online copies of music and software are all examples of piracy.

Piracy is an illegal act that hurts you, your company and society. Like other digital media providers, CoStar also faces the harsh costs of pirated content, theft and copyright infringement.

This website describes the rules for using our commercial real estate services. You’ll learn about the broad usage rights you enjoy as a valued CoStar customer. And you’ll discover what you can do to protect your CoStar information advantage.

Take a few minutes to browse the links. The more you learn, the more you gain.

What Is Piracy?

Stealing online information comes in many different flavors. Here’s a Top 10 List you’ll want to look over.
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Why Should I Care?

Piracy is about you, your life, your future and career. Does it get more personal than that?
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Reporting Piracy

Take a stand! Report piracy and you may be eligible for a cash reward of 25% of any monetary settlement.
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Substantial Cash Rewards

The unlicensed use or copying of CoStar services is not fair to you or CoStar. Plus it’s against the law.

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