Look no further to the scandals in accounting firms and more. If you were "following orders" then you may not escape unscathed. Also you may have to grin and bear it while you find a more ethical workplace since if they don't respect copyright law then it often extends to all their business practices.
Then again I did some support where they installed with the same key all around to save time. They had plenty of licenses in the lockup room so don't take this practice as a sign of wrong doing.
So, what if you started working for a company and they were using older technology, primarily win2000pro and win98 and office2000. What if this company was using the same serial keys for most PCs and a lot of other software as well. If you were the technician installing the OS and software, would you be legally responsible or would the company be the one in trouble?
Do company's get audited on a regular basis? how does that work....?