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More Porn Viewers to Be Fingered in Germany — Lawyer
Dec 16, 2013 4:15 PM PSTAttorney Thomas Urmann plans on targeting visitors to other popular porn websites in Germany. His firm, which already has sent out 30,000 infringement notices to porn viewers, says "RedTube was more like a test balloon."
Innovation Act Would Significantly Alter Patent Litigation
Dec 16, 2013 12:15 PM PSTThe Innovation Act, written to keep the effective structure of the patent system in place but reducing the incentives to file frivolous complaints, is gaining momentum. The U.S. House of Representatives approved the bill, 325 to 91, on Dec. 5.
Jesse Jane Stars in Digital Playground's 'Lollipop'
Dec 16, 2013 10:30 AM PSTDigital Playground has debuted its latest crime thriller, "Lollipop," starring contract performer Jesse Jane as the bad girl stripper on the run from the mob.
UGotPosted Site Operator Renounces 'Revenge Porn'
Dec 15, 2013 7:00 AM PSTKevin Bollaert, the alleged owner and operator of UGotPosted.com, is set to appear on court Dec. 17.
Hanoi Police Arrest Operators of Lauxanh.xxx
Dec 14, 2013 12:00 PM PSTPolice here have arrested the operators of Lauxanh.xxx for the act of "promoting pornographic products."
New BT Subscribers Find Adult Content Blocked by Default
Dec 14, 2013 6:00 AM PSTAdult content filtering is now turned on by default for new customers of BT's Internet services.
$5.7B Visa, MasterCard Settlement Approved
Dec 13, 2013 1:30 PM PSTVisa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. won approval today for an estimated $5.7 billion settlement over allegations that swipe fees were improperly fixed. Small businesses stand to benefit, including online adult websites, which are prime plaintiffs given the volume of credit card purchases.
Malibu Media Ordered to Pay Sanctions
Dec 13, 2013 12:30 PM PSTAttorneys for Malibu Media were sanctioned yesterday by a federal judge, who said penalties would act as a deterrence over abusive attempts to coerce porn-piracy defendants into settlements.
Magistrate Judge Recommends IntenseCash Be Awarded $2.3M
Dec 12, 2013 3:45 PM PSTA federal magistrate judge has recommended that gay affiliate program IntenseCash be awarded $2.3 million and handed a restraining order against Sordid Ones BV and DeeCash after its operators failed to respond to a lawsuit over trademark infringement.
FSC, ASACP Release Report at ATVOD Conference
Dec 12, 2013 1:30 PM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition and ASACP released a report, titled "Protecting Children in the Digital Age," prior to today's ATVOD conference, which drew about a dozen speakers discussing possible regulatory enforcement affecting domestic and foreign porn sites.
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