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Judge Dismisses Film Permit Citation Against Immoral Productions
Jun 7, 2012 9:45 AM PDTImmoral Productions CEO and producer Dan Leal said Thursday that the citation against his company for filming without a permit has been dismissed.
Stiff Nights Distributor Close to Deal With U.S. Prosecutors
Jun 6, 2012 4:00 PM PDTKelly Dean Harvey, the distributor of the Stiff Nights brand who was indicted on a slew of charges last year in connection with selling misbranded penis pills spiked with Viagra, is close to a settlement deal with federal prosecutors.
Louisiana Plans to Use 2257 to Block Film Tax Credits
Jun 6, 2012 11:30 AM PDTAs more lawmakers become aware of 18 U.S.C. §2257, it is likely they'll use its strictures as a part of imposing other burdens that were never contemplated by Congress.
Pink Visual Launches Anti-Piracy Unit DMCAForce
Jun 5, 2012 3:30 PM PDTPink Visual has announced the launch of a new intellectual property rights enforcement service, DMCA Force.
Oracle Sues Lodsys, Seeks to Invalidate Patents
Jun 5, 2012 2:45 PM PDTPatent troll Lodsys Group, which last month sued five adult entertainment companies alleging infringement, must respond to a declaratory complaint waged by software giant Oracle.
ICM Registry Hosting Intellectual Property Webinar on Tuesday
Jun 4, 2012 1:45 PM PDT.XXX operator ICM Registry is hosting a webinar tomorrow to explain the impact new generic top-level domains will have on trademarks.
Ben Dover Starts Sending Out Porn Piracy Letters in U.K.
Jun 4, 2012 11:45 AM PDTBen Dover Productions this week plans on contacting thousands of alleged porn BitTorrent pirates in its quest to extract settlements from those who traded its content.
Gay Cannibal Murder Suspect Nabbed in Berlin
Jun 4, 2012 9:00 AM PDTGay performer and murder suspect Luka Rocco Magnotta has been arrested at a Berlin Internet cafe.
Anabolic Had Permit for L.A. Coliseum, Officials Deny Knowledge
May 31, 2012 8:15 AM PDTAlthough L.A. Coliseum officials deny that they approved Anabolic Video’s shooting of a porn film at the stadium, the studio did have a permit and assumed everything was legit.
Private to Shed GameLink Unit as Part of Settlement Deal
May 30, 2012 4:00 PM PDTPrivate Media Group has agreed to give up its GameLink division as part of a settlement deal with former Private CEO Ilan Bunimovitz and a number of investors.
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...