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'Safer Sex' Campaign: Voters Will Decide in November
Jun 29, 2016 9:32 AM PDTA spokesman for the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act campaign let his words speak for the direction of the California ballot measure. “The voters will decide in November,” spokesman Rick Taylor told XBIZ.
Penthouse Sues West Hollywood, Calif., Club for Infringement
Jun 27, 2016 3:28 PM PDTPenthouse is moving forward with a trademark infringement suit against one of the most recognizable nightclubs in the city of West Hollywood.
Messaging App Kik Wins Cybersquatting Case Against 9 Adult Sites
Jun 27, 2016 12:42 PM PDTThe operator of nine websites that offered or redirected to adult fare has been ordered to hand over the sites to the company that runs smartphone messaging app Kik.
Op-Ed: Britons Light Fuse With Brexit
Jun 24, 2016 1:52 PM PDTIn my new book, Porn Panic!, I recount the rise of a new British fascism.
Woodhull Files Amicus Brief at High Court in Pounder Case
Jun 20, 2016 1:28 PM PDTJoining the Free Speech Coalition and the First Amendment Lawyers Association in friend-of-the-court briefs, the Woodhull Freedom Foundation today filed its own amicus brief at the U.S. Supreme Court in support of a petition for review by Dave Pounder.
Calif. Democratic Party Votes to Oppose Adult Film Ballot Measure
Jun 20, 2016 10:53 AM PDTThe California Democratic Party voted on Sunday to oppose the Safer Sex in Adult Film Act ballot measure.
Cal/OSHA Creating Advisory Panel to Develop Regs for Adult Filmmaking, FSC Says
Jun 17, 2016 12:57 PM PDTCal/OSHA will create a new advisory committee to help shape new regulations for the adult industry, according to the Free Speech Coalition.
ESPLER Project: Bad Laws Lead to Decreased Public Safety
Jun 17, 2016 9:15 AM PDTA Bay Area scandal involving several police departments shows why criminalization of sex workers encourages abuse and corruption, according to the ESPLER Project.
Mark Schechter, Shy Love Defamation Case Settled
Jun 17, 2016 8:20 AM PDTJust days before trial was set to begin, adult talent agents Mark Schechter and Shy Love have announced a settlement in a case that alleged claims of defamation.
FriendFinder Claims 9 Sites Not Part of Penthouse Deal
Jun 16, 2016 10:38 AM PDTFriendFinder Networks Inc. last week filed a lawsuit against Penthouse Global Media Inc. alleging it took control of nine adult websites that were not included in a February purchase agreement and directed traffic to Penthouse sites.
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...