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Kaico Found Liable for Fleshlight Patent Infringement
Jan 24, 2014 5:00 PM PSTInteractive Life Forms’ general counsel told XBIZ it recently filed suit against Kaico Corporation, a manufacturer that produced counterfeit product and sold it on Amazon.com.
XBIZ 360 Digital Media Seminars: Day 1
Jan 24, 2014 11:15 AM PSTThe first round of educational seminars, sponsored by NETbilling, got underway yesterday at the highly anticipated XBIZ 360 Digital Media Conference, held at Hollywood’s stylish W Hotel.
Revenge Porn King Hunter Moore Indicted
Jan 23, 2014 4:15 PM PSTRevenge porn king Hunter Moore, founder of IsAnyoneUp.com, was arrested by FBI agents and indicted by a federal grand jury along with an alleged co-conspirator.
U.K.'s Backlash Hosts 'Moral Panic Film Club' on Feb. 7
Jan 22, 2014 2:45 PM PSTU.K. sexual expression resource group Backlash is hosting the "Moral Panic Film Club" on Feb. 7 to raise funds for the "increasing amount of court cases" that the organization has been asked to assist with.
Falcon/Raging Stallion Sue Icon Over Unpaid Royalties
Jan 22, 2014 1:45 PM PSTFalcon/Raging Stallion Studios has sued its former novelties distributor, Icon Brands, for breach of contract and back payment of more than $300,000 in unpaid royalties.
Midwest Wholesale Recalls 7 Penis Pill Brands
Jan 22, 2014 1:15 PM PSTMidwest Wholesale has told the FDA that it is voluntarily recalling seven brands of penis pills, including "New" Extenze, New XZen Platinum, Boost Ultra, XZone Gold, Sexy Monkey, Triple Miracle Zen Platinum and Magic for Men.
Mallcom Ordered to Pay Evil Angel, Producers $243K
Jan 22, 2014 9:45 AM PSTMallcom.com has been ordered to pay Evil Angel and its producers $243,000 after a settlement deal was breached. Both companies reached an accord late last year over movies accessed on PornStar.com.
Settlement to Strip Adult Retail Chain's Brand Name
Jan 21, 2014 4:30 PM PSTA lawyer for the Fantasys adult retail chain has signed off on a civil judgment that will strip the brand name off of its three stores and forbid its operators from using "fantasy" in connection with the marketing of adult sex toys and novelties.
2014 XBIZ Research Report Is Released
Jan 21, 2014 1:30 PM PSTAdult industry news media organization XBIZ has released its 2014 XBIZ Research Report, which surveys qualified industry stakeholders on the future of 4K Ultra HD entertainment, U.K.'s porn opt-in program, Google Glass and 3D printing.
2nd XBIZ Awards Fundraiser Underway for FSC, ASACP
Jan 20, 2014 5:15 PM PSTThe 2014 XBIZ Awards show this Friday night will include a special second-annual fundraiser segment in support of the industry's leading trade organizations, the ASACP and Free Speech Coalition.
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