Earlier in the month Watch This reports announced that Kanye West & Kim Kardashian were going to find the culprit that leaked their secret proposal video to the media, and sue the pants off that sucker! Youtube co-founder Chad Hurley was the man in question that leaked the video, and the FIRST according to many media sources such as Vogue & People.com. Chad Hurley posted the video onto his new online site MixBit, then later to his Twitter leaving all his tracks for everyone to see — including Kanye & his lawyers.
According to reports from TMZ, West and Kardashian are suing Hurley for unspecified damages, and trying to capitalize on the release for himself & his new business venture. In the lawsuit, Kardashian and West also say that Hurley was not invited to the event in the first place. On top of being a pop-up intruder, Hurley was allowed to stay after agreeing to sign a confidentiality agreement. The couple have an image of Hurley holding the contract as more proof . The image is reportedly a part of court documents.
“Hurley proceeded to try to turn the event into one starring himself, broadcasting the images he knew were the exclusive property rights of someone else,” the couple say, as per tmz.com.
The proposal may still be released for audiences. According to the lawsuit, the footage was meant to go to MC Cable Television, an arm of Bunim/Murray and E!, the network that houses “Keeping Up With The Kardashians,” a reality television series based around the Kardashian family.
Yo’ ass got caught!! And now you’re gonna pay BIG BUCKS.