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AHF OK'd to Donate $100K to Help Start Up L.A. Health Commission
Mar 5, 2015 4:49 PM PST
The City Attorney’s office has given its formal blessing for a plan to accept $100,000 from the AIDS Healthcare Foundation to fund the Los Angeles City Health Commission, a panel that would oversee delivery of health services and have considerable influence over public health policy in the municipality.
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Vivid Entertainment Targets ‘Vivido’ Maker, Distributors
Mar 5, 2015 3:03 PM PST
Vivid Entertainment today launched the first legal volley against a Hong Kong-based company that has started selling and distributing adult toys under the “Vivido” brand.
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FDA Cracks Down on 10 More Penis Pill Brands
Mar 5, 2015 9:52 AM PSTThe Food and Drug Administration in the past two days has added 10 more penis pill brands to its advisory warning list.
Sexual Privacy, Right to Earn Living at Heart of ESPLER’s Suit
Mar 4, 2015 1:38 PM PSTESPLER’s lawsuit that seeks to overturn California’s 54-year-old prostitution statute contends that the law breaks both the federal and state constitutions.
Federal Suit Targets Calif. Prostitution Law
Mar 4, 2015 9:26 AM PSTThe Erotic Service Providers Legal, Education and Research Project (ESPLER) plans to file a federal lawsuit today at 11 a.m. seeking to overturn Section 647(b) of the California Penal Code, the state’s prostitution statute.
Another Live-Camming ‘Library Girl’ Surfaces
Mar 3, 2015 5:36 PM PSTA former MyFreeCams.com model who goes by the name "Lilsecrett" spent months live streaming her porn shows to fans over the web from two public libraries in Canada.
Ofcom Probes Bondage Tutorial on U.K. Morning TV Show
Mar 3, 2015 1:31 PM PSTBritish communications regulator Ofcom, acting on about 120 viewer complaints, plans to probe daytime TV show “This Morning” after it offered a lesson titled “Bondage for Beginners” featuring sex toys and bondage equipment.
5 More Penis Pill Brands Put on FDA Blacklist
Mar 3, 2015 9:57 AM PSTFive more penis pill brands have been placed on a Food and Drug Administration advisory warning list.
FDA Warns of 9 Penis Pill Brands
Mar 2, 2015 4:15 PM PSTThe Food and Drug Administration has issued new advisory warnings for nine penis pill brands.
Dominatrix a Victim of Public’s Keen Interest in ‘Fifty Shades,’ Attorney Says
Mar 2, 2015 11:57 AM PSTThe operator of a BDSM-training business in Orlando has become the victim of the public's keen interest in “Fifty Shades of Grey” after a local TV news program, acting on a tip of a dominatrix working from her home, whipped up a probe of her alleged home-based business.
Brazzers Files UDRP Case Against Affiliate Brazers.com
Mar 1, 2015 12:00 PM PSTMindGeek has filed a cypersquatting claim with WIPO arbitrators against the operator of the domain name Brazers.com — a typo of one of the web’s most popular adult sites, Brazzers.com.
Xnxx.com Claims XnxxFree.net Is Cybersquatting
Feb 27, 2015 1:42 PM PSTXnxx.com’s parent company has filed a UDRP case against the operators of XnxxFree.net, which apparently has been offering standard adult tube site fare since last year.
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Ask the Attorneys: What Lies Around the Corner in 2015?
Corey Silverstein Last year I predicted that 2014 would not be the year that the adult industry saw a conclusion to the Free Speech Coalition’s battle with the U.S. Government regarding 18 U.S.C....
New Beginnings: What Was Your New Year’s Resolution?
We’ve just started a new year, and that’s always a good time to take a moment and reflect on new beginnings. It’s also a great opportunity to help your customers learn something new about...