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Deadline Is Tuesday to Submit Arguments for Calif. Voter Guide
Jul 11, 2016 5:12 PM PDTSecretary of State Alex Padilla this evening invited interested Californians to submit arguments for or against statewide ballot measures that will be voted on in the Nov. 8 General Election.
EFF Has 'Serious Concern' Over U.K. Age-Verification Proposal
Jul 8, 2016 2:21 PM PDTThe Electronic Frontier Foundation, troubled over a proposal to install a new regime in the U.K. to restrict access to sexually explicit material, said that a portion of the Digital Economy Bill introduced this week gives the organization “serious concern.”
9th Circuit Upholds Mobile Billboard Ban
Jul 8, 2016 10:50 AM PDTThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Thursday that ordinances banning mobile billboards, typically used to advertise strip clubs and other services, do not violate the First Amendment.
Woodhull Announces Sponsors for 2016 Sexual Freedom Summit
Jul 7, 2016 9:12 AM PDTThe Woodhull Freedom Foundation has announced a list of sponsors for their 2016 Sexual Freedom Summit.
War Machine's Trial Date Reset for Feb. 27
Jul 6, 2016 11:15 AM PDTA forensics examination of his cellphone has pushed forward War Machine’s jury trial to February.
CAM4 Wins Key Cybersquatting Claim
Jul 6, 2016 10:14 AM PDTCAM4.com, which recently launched virtual reality platform CAM4VR, scored a big win last week when an arbitrator awarded the domain CAM4VR.com to the adult cam company.
U.K. Seeks £250K Fines for Noncomplying Porn Sites
Jul 5, 2016 1:13 PM PDTThe U.K. government today published its Digital Economy Bill, which includes a section that would create an age-verification regulator and impose financial penalties for noncomplying adult entertainment sites that stream content into the nation, as well as their payment service providers and advertisers.
FTC Is Investigating AshleyMadison.com
Jul 5, 2016 10:51 AM PDTAvid Life Media, which runs infidelity site AshleyMadison.com, is currently under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, according to Reuters.
Prostitution Should Be Decriminalized, U.K. Panel Says
Jul 3, 2016 6:00 AM PDTSex workers should no longer be charged in the U.K. for solicitation offenses, the House of Commons Home Affairs Select Committee said in a report on Friday.
Calif. Officials Reassign Condom Initiative Back to Prop. 60
Jul 2, 2016 6:18 PM PDTIn a release Saturday evening, officials announced that the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act slated for the Nov. 8 ballot has been reassigned back to its original designation — Proposition 60.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment
The Federal Trade Commission scored another major win in early October when the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling, requiring LeadClick Media LLC to pay an $11.9 million award. The...
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...