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New U.K. Prosecutorial Guidelines Touch on 'Obscene' Communications
Jul 6, 2013 12:00 PM PDTThe U.K.'s Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) last week issued new guidelines on prosecuting cases involving communications sent via social media.
Calif. Bill That Would Cut Tax Credits to SOBs Sent to Governor
Jul 5, 2013 2:30 PM PDTCalifornia's Legislature on Wednesday sent Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would curtail employment tax credits to sexually oriented businesses.
Vivid Seeks Judgment on Measure B Pleadings
Jul 5, 2013 11:45 AM PDTVivid Entertainment today filed a reinstated motion with the federal court for judgment in the Measure B case. Counsel for Vivid also filed another motion to toss the AIDS Healthcare Foundation as intervenors in the studio's legal fight.
Larry Flynt Sues Brother Again; Flynt Sexy Gifts Is Target
Jul 5, 2013 10:30 AM PDTAnother legal battle pitting Larry Flynt against brother Jimmy Flynt has been waged.
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.
2257 Trial: Digital Audio Recordings Released
Jul 2, 2013 7:15 PM PDTXBIZ is pleased to make available audio recordings of the recent trial over federal record-keeping act 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257 and 2257A.
Calif. 'Revenge Porn' Bill Sailing Through Legislature
Jul 2, 2013 2:30 PM PDTAnother California Senate panel has approved legislation that targets "revenge porn" websites.
FSC, Justice Dept. Fire Last Shots Over 2257
Jul 1, 2013 4:30 PM PDTPlaintiffs and defendants in the case over federal record-keeping act 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257 and 2257A both filed post-trial briefs today.
Porn Still Sold on Military Bases Despite Ban
Jul 1, 2013 12:30 PM PDTThe military already banned porn in 1996, but faith-based advocacy group Morality in Media thinks the message has been lost.
Judge Continues Measure B Case to July 11
Jul 1, 2013 12:00 PM PDTU.S. District Judge Dean Pregerson informed plaintiffs and defendants in Vivid Entertainment vs. County of Los Angeles that a hearing to decide motions has been continued to Thursday, July 11.
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Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment
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