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Stockroom Files $1M Suit Against Distributors of Violet Wand
Mar 18, 2013 2:00 PM PDTThe Stockroom has waged a $1 million suit against the distributor of the Violet Wand, claiming that the Texas-based company has ripped off its trademarks to create brand confusion and employed online metatags with its marks to snare customers.
Lawsuit Settled Over U.S. Distribution Rights of 3D Penthouse Titles
Mar 18, 2013 11:45 AM PDTA settlement has been reached between LFP Inc.'s New Frontier Media division and FriendFinder Networks' Penthouse unit over the U.S. broadcast distribution rights of 3D Penthouse titles.
Video: Adult Entertainment Revenue Is Up 13%, FOX Business Reports
Mar 18, 2013 9:30 AM PDTGross revenue is up 13 percent for the U.S. adult entertainment industry, FOX Business says in a report.
AHF's Status in Measure B Suit to Be Weighed at April 15 Hearing
Mar 15, 2013 4:15 PM PDTA federal judge has agreed to a 14-day continuance for a hearing that will determine whether a group led by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation can intervene in Vivid Entertainment's lawsuit against Los Angeles County over implementation of Measure B.
Manwin Entitled to $100K Default Judgment, U.S. Judge Says
Mar 15, 2013 2:30 PM PDTA federal judge has granted Manwin's motion for default judgment against Georgia resident Nicholas Bulgin, who was accused of cybersquatting and extorting the adult entertainment conglomerate.
Local Adult Boutique Wins Legal Battle Against City of Toronto
Mar 13, 2013 10:15 AM PDTA local legal battle has been won by retail couples boutique, Aren’t We Naughty, the retailer announced today.
European Union Strikes Down Porn Ban
Mar 12, 2013 9:00 AM PDTA 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
Mar 11, 2013 2:45 PM PDTSmash 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
Mar 11, 2013 12:15 PM PDTThe 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
Mar 11, 2013 11:15 AM PDTRevenge 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.
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