XBIZ | Adult Entertainment Law | Porn Law
As Condom Vote Nears and Record Fines Handed Out, Accusations Fly
May 9, 2016 12:39 PM PDTMany claim that the issuance of $146,600 in citations against Kink.com was “politically motivated” and made at the behest of Michael Weinstein, the president of the AHF.
Fiji Weighs Plan to Block Porn Sites
May 8, 2016 6:00 AM PDTGovernment officials in the South Pacific nation of Fiji are crafting a plan that would include a ban on the accessibility of “obscene” websites.
WIPO Examiner Suspends Lufthansa.porn, Lufthansa.adult Domains
May 7, 2016 6:00 AM PDTDeutsche Lufthansa AG, operator of the largest European-based airline, was able to rein in two domain names that used brand name “Lufthansa” with the .porn and .adult extensions.
Report: Flynt May Acquire Card Club Near Hustler Casino
May 5, 2016 2:38 PM PDTLarry Flynt, founder of the LFP and Hustler brands, may be doubling down with his gambling business after a new report suggests he may be acquiring a second card club near his Hustler Casino in Gardena.
Woodhull's Sexual Freedom Summit Announces Smitten Kitten Scholarship
May 4, 2016 10:46 AM PDTThe Woodhull Freedom Foundation has announced a scholarship from sponsor Smitten Kitten for one person to attend the 2016 Sexual Freedom Summit.
Trademark Appeals Case Ends With New Standard in 5th Circuit
May 3, 2016 4:18 PM PDTThe 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today handed another victory to industry attorney D. Gill Sperlein and a client involved in the defense of a trademark infringement claim filed by a so-called AIDS denialist (the plantiff believes HIV does not cause AIDS).
Uganda to Enact Stiff Anti-Pornography Law
Apr 29, 2016 4:00 PM PDTUganda officials this week paved the way for the country’s “Anti-Pornography Act 2014” to be enacted.
India Court: Is Condom Packaging Obscene?
Apr 28, 2016 2:05 PM PDTIndia’s highest court has ordered the country’s solicitor general to explore whether images of scantily clad women and men on packaging and advertisements for condoms, contraceptives and other sexual wellness products breach obscenity laws.
Calif. Condom Ballot Measure Has New Adversary
Apr 27, 2016 8:41 AM PDTOpponents of the upcoming statewide condom ballot initiative have announced the launch of a political action committee to help fight it, particularly because the measure as written would allow private citizens to “harass and sue adult workers.”
Deadline Approaches for Sexual Freedom Summit Blogger Scholarship Applications
Apr 27, 2016 7:55 AM PDTThe Woodhull Freedom Foundation has reminded bloggers that the deadline for scholarships to attend the 2016 Sexual Freedom Summit is this Sun., May 1.
WEB / TECH NEWS
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...
Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance
Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality...