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MetArt Asks Appeals Court to Revive Sex.com Suit
May 31, 2016 9:36 AM PDTThe MetArt Network on Friday appealed the dismissal of a copyright infringement lawsuit that it brought up against Sex.com.
Mandy Farsace Named Director of Woodhull's Sexual Freedom Summit
May 31, 2016 5:52 AM PDTThe Woodhull Freedom Foundation has appointed Mandy Farsace as director of Woodhull's Sexual Freedom Summit.
Copyright Office Plan Could Be 'Recipe for Disaster,' Attorney Says
May 25, 2016 12:26 PM PDTThe U.S. Copyright Office has proposed a controversial new electronic submission process for website operators when they designate agents to receive 512(c)(3) copyright take-down notices.
ESPLER Project Appeals Decision, Seeks Donations
May 24, 2016 11:13 AM PDTThe ESPLER Project today appealed an order that dismissed its legal challenge to California’s anti-prostitution law, Penal Code 647(b).
MindGeek Wins Cybersquatting Case Over 3 Domains
May 22, 2016 6:00 AM PDTThe domain names Pornhub.com.mx, RedTube.com.mx and YouPorno.com.mx have been transferred to MindGeek after the adult entertainment conglomerate won its case over the names against a serial cybersquatter at WIPO.
epi24 Taps Osha Liang Firm for Patent Protection
May 21, 2016 6:00 AM PDTepi24 has retained the services of intellectual property law firm Osha Liang LLP to protect its innovations.
Utah Lawmaker Seeks Porn Restrictions for ISPs
May 20, 2016 3:38 PM PDTUtah state Sen. Todd Weiler, who led the successful charge to declare pornography a public health crisis, is planning to introduce legislation designed to heavily restrict access to porn across the state.
Former Adult Producer Dave Pounder Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Take Case
May 19, 2016 4:00 PM PDTFormer adult film producer Dave Pounder yesterday filed a challenge at the U.S. Supreme Court claiming his civil rights were violated when a school district terminated his contract to advertise educational tutoring services on school fences.
Queen Confirms Porn Site Age Checks Are on the Way
May 18, 2016 12:25 PM PDTAnnounced today in the Queen’s Speech, the U.K. government will mandate age verification for adult entertainment websites.
GameLink Offers $15K Donation to Mike Webb If He Denounces Porn Piracy
May 17, 2016 1:58 PM PDTGameLink.com today pledged a $15,000 donation to the campaign of Republican congressional candidate Mike Webb of Virginia if he publicly denounces the digital piracy of pornographic movies.
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