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A Fresh (Re)Start for 2015

A Fresh (Re)Start for 2015
Every New Year is another chance for a fresh start, and often, a re-start — where ongoing projects get a new lease on life — with a renewed sense of optimism and vigor on the part of their creator. Sometimes the motivation is simply to finish what you started. Sometimes it’s a matt... More »

Innovating Pleasure Products By Syncing With Mobile Technology

Innovating Pleasure Products By Syncing With Mobile Technology
Future gazing is always fraught with danger as in a few years someone is going to read this and have a good old chortle. I’ve done it myself, seeing letters I sent to magazines as a kid, indignant about some development in the field of IT, or how such and such a PC was superior to another. The... More »

Legal Reality: Get Off Your Butt and Email the FCC Now

Legal Reality: Get Off Your Butt and Email the FCC Now
The Place: http://www.fcc.gov/comments The Message: “Net Neutrality Now.” Do it now, pass it on. I am beginning this month’s article with what I hope will be an unambiguous call to action for everyone in the greater online adult entertainment community to join the battle to resto... More »

ASACP: At the Crossroads

ASACP: At the Crossroads
With 2014 beginning to wind down I have found myself reflecting upon the kind of year it has been with so many challenges facing both online child protection and the online adult entertainment industry. In my gut it feels very much to me like the industry is at a crossroads. Politically the focus i... More »

Who Are Your Retail Customers? Exploring the Benefits of User Data

Who Are Your Retail Customers? Exploring the Benefits of User Data
It’s very easy to get caught up in the steady flow of incorrect assumptions our own industry sometimes makes when it comes to pleasure shoppers. However, there’s good news – assumptions are not necessary, so let’s all stop making them. Taking the time to research exactly who ... More »

Understanding Consumers’ Diverse Sexual Lifestyle Landscape

Understanding Consumers’ Diverse Sexual Lifestyle Landscape
Gather around, gather around! Ladies and gentlemen, please. As I stand here before you on my mighty soap box, with the luminescent California sunshine raining down upon me, I would be quite remiss if I was to allow you to miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. An opportunity to experience ... More »

The Forces Driving Work & Life

The Forces Driving Work & Life
The Blonde believed I was having an affair, and she was right. There were late nights, the meetings and chatting online, my mind was often elsewhere and I was distant at times, and I always had excuses why we couldn’t spend time together. But its not what she thought. The affair was with Juicy... More »

Are the Review Gods Smiling Upon You?

Are the Review Gods Smiling Upon You?
It’s a rude awakening that leaves you feeling rejected, dejected, depressed and heartbroken. I’m not talking about a bad breakup. I’m describing the emotional ruin that can come as the aftermath of submitting a site for review by TheBestPorn, Rabbit’s Reviews and countless ot... More »

Cops and Throbbers: Censorship, Regulation in the U.K. Gets Underway

Cops and Throbbers: Censorship, Regulation in the U.K. Gets Underway
Last year when I spoke on an adult entertainment industry panel I made a clear distinction between what I consider to be censorship and regulation, and I would urge you all to draw a similar line. Censorship and regulation are hugely different and people welcome both, one of them or none at all. A... More »

Women Out Front: An Important Opportunity

Women Out Front: An Important Opportunity
For years, the adult entertainment industry has had an image problem – more than one, obviously, but if there’s one critique of the industry that has spanned the entirety of its history, it’s that the industry and its products are inherently misogynist. It’s one of the oddit... More »

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

The Skinny on the New DMCA Requirement

The requirements under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) have changed, but the sky is not falling. We have, even as a law firm, been hit with an unbelievable amount of spam sent out by law firms... More »

2017 Outlook: Legal Matters Around the Corner

The adult entertainment business’ legal community recently weighed in the top issues that companies and the industry, as a whole, should be concerned about. XBIZ asked industry attorneys to discuss... More »

Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant

Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for... More »
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