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Visa, MasterCard Taking Action Against VPN Providers
Jul 3, 2013 2:30 PM PDTMasterCard and Visa reportedly have now started to take action against virtual private network providers in an apparent move to target websites that could be linked to copyright infringement.
ATVOD's CEO to Discuss Porn Regs, Enforcement at XBIZ EU
Jun 25, 2013 1:15 PM PDTXBIZ is pleased to announce that Pete Johnson, the CEO of U.K. regulatory agency ATVOD, will discuss new rules and enforcement targeting adult entertainment companies at XBIZ EU.
Nordic Hotel Chain Bans Porn
Jun 25, 2013 10:30 AM PDTThe Nordic region’s largest hotel chain — Nordic Choice Hotels — has pulled all porn from its in-room TV service.
ETO Award Winners Announced
Jun 24, 2013 1:30 PM PDTThe winners of the 2013 ETO Awards were announced during a ceremony this past weekend at the Crowne Plaza Hotel located just outside Birmingham.
Scots Want ISPs to Filter Extreme Porn
Jun 24, 2013 10:00 AM PDTMirroring recent actions by Britain to control online porn, Scottish lobbyists are pressuring ISPs to also adopt filtering.
London Police Start Targeting File-Sharing Sites
Jun 20, 2013 12:15 PM PDTLondon Metropolitan Police's National Fraud Intelligence Bureau recently started a new initiative targeting websites that provide access to unauthorized content for “criminal gain.”
ATVOD Seeks to Block Payments to Non-U.K. Hardcore Porn Sites
Jun 19, 2013 12:00 PM PDTATVOD's chief executive says he's in discussions with processors about blocking payments to non-U.K. websites that offer hardcore porn.
U.K.'s Internet Watchdog Given More Power, Money to Police Child Porn
Jun 19, 2013 7:45 AM PDTThe U.K’s Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) has been given new power and money to help police illegal child porn under a new zero tolerance policy put forth at a special summit called by British Culture Secretary Maria Miller.
U.K. Adopts Porn Opt-Out Filtering Plan
Jun 17, 2013 7:30 AM PDThe U.K. has settled its long debated issue of how to police Internet porn adopting a new plan that will make parental filters a default setting in all homes by 2014.
ATVOD Rules Against 10 Glamour Model Websites
Jun 13, 2013 3:15 PM PDTThe parent company of affiliate program MNSCash.com has breached federal regulations by not registering its websites and paying fees for video-on-demand programming, ATVOD officials say.
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...
Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances
Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:...
A Retrospective on the Adult Industry’s Tall Climb
As certainly the oldest member of the current adult-industry Fourth Estate, and having written for many adult publications, some of which no longer exist, I write this in the first person which, if you...