Why? Check out The IBJ's NewsTalk blog:
"Author Solutions, the Bloomington company that helps people publish their own books, has admitted to using copies of software from Adobe, Microsoft and Symantec.
The penalty? $50,000.
Author Solutions says the violations began under prior ownership and that it cooperated with the investigation.
China is often blamed as a hotbed of software piracy, but what about here? In your experience, how common is it?"
The Indianapolis Business Journal published a story on this case under the headline Publisher hit with $50,000 for software violations.