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Local Adult Boutique Wins Legal Battle Against City of Toronto

Local Adult Boutique Wins Legal Battle Against City of Toronto

Mar 13, 2013 10:15 AM PDT
A local legal battle has been won by retail couples boutique, Aren’t We Naughty, the retailer announced today.
European Union Strikes Down Porn Ban

European Union Strikes Down Porn Ban

Mar 12, 2013 9:00 AM PDT
A proposal to ban all types of porn in the media and give ISPs policing powers over subscribers has been shot down by the European Parliament.
Smash Reaches Settlement With Universal in 'Fifty Shades' Suit

Smash Reaches Settlement With Universal in 'Fifty Shades' Suit

Mar 11, 2013 2:45 PM PDT
Smash Pictures has reached a settlement with Universal and Fifty Shades Ltd. in the trademark and copyright infringement lawsuit filed last year over the sale and distribution of the Smash parody “This Isn’t Fifty Shades of Grey XXX."
LATATA Responds to AHF Complaint to Department of Industrial Relations

LATATA Responds to AHF Complaint to Department of Industrial Relations

Mar 11, 2013 12:15 PM PDT
The Licensed Adult Talent Agency Trade Association (LATATA) and its legal team on Monday announced they are preparing to contest what they call "the unmerited allegations made in a letter from AHF dated Feb. 12, 2013, to the Department of Industrial Relations, should such letter cause DIR to initiate a second investigation."
Revenge Porn's Hunter Moore Hit With $250K Defamation Judgment

Revenge Porn's Hunter Moore Hit With $250K Defamation Judgment

Mar 11, 2013 11:15 AM PDT
Revenge porn website operator Hunter Moore has been hit with a $250,000 defamation judgment brought against him by James McGibney, the CEO of anti-bullying website Bullyville.com.
Fla. Bill Targets Operators of 'Revenge Porn' Websites

Fla. Bill Targets Operators of 'Revenge Porn' Websites

Mar 8, 2013 3:30 PM PST
A bill that had its first reading this week in the Florida Legislature targets website operators who disseminate nude photos without the subject's consent. The proposal directly aims at those who employ techniques used in "revenge porn" websites.
Judge Asked to Grant Manwin's Default Motion Request

Judge Asked to Grant Manwin's Default Motion Request

Mar 8, 2013 2:15 PM PST
Manwin filed court papers last week trying to prove jurisdiction over Nicholas Bulgin, who has been accused of violating the adult company's trademarks.
'Got Milk' Licensor Loses Battle Over GotMILF.com

'Got Milk' Licensor Loses Battle Over GotMILF.com

Mar 7, 2013 1:15 PM PST
The California Milk Processor Board, which coined the “got milk” phrase and licenses it to dairy farmers and processors, has lost a bid to take over GotMILF.com after arbitrators ruled against it over cybersquatting claims.
European Union Vote Could Push Law to Ban All Porn in Media

European Union Vote Could Push Law to Ban All Porn in Media

Mar 7, 2013 8:00 AM PST
Masked behind a resolution for eliminating gender stereotypes in the European Union, the European Parliament is set to vote on a report next week that could foster legislation aimed at putting a “ban on all forms of pornography in the media.”
1st Committee Hearing on AB 332 Scheduled for March 19

1st Committee Hearing on AB 332 Scheduled for March 19

Mar 6, 2013 5:15 PM PST
Assembly Bill 332 will be heard for the first time by committee at a hearing at the state capitol on Tuesday, March 19.

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

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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... More »

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... More »
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