According to ASPnews Google's YouTube and another company Live Digital will disclose the identities of two individuals who illegally uploaded the videos of their popular shows. In one instance, four episodes of the show "24" were uploaded on both the sites a week before the show was to be aired in USA. In another instance, 12 episodes of "The Simpsons" were made online.
The YouTube user is "ECOTtotal" and the Live Digital user is "Jorge Romero." The two companies have responded to subpoenas issued by the U.S. District Court in Northern California. Chris Alexander, Vice President of Media Relations, Fox Television said:
"We intend to use the information provided to pursue all available legal remedies against those who infringed our copyrights,"