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Hard Drive Settles BitTorrent Litigation Harassment Case
May 11, 2012 3:00 PM PDTHard Drive Productions has settled claims that it harassed a woman who was served with settlement demands for allegedly trading porn on a BitTorrent network. The suit, waged by Liuxia Wong, ended with a "confidential settlement."
Panel Needs More Time to Craft L.A. Condom Policies
May 11, 2012 11:00 AM PDTThe panel that has been charged with crafting policies to implement Los Angeles' porn-condom ordinance will meet one more time next week.
Immoral Productions Cited by LAPD for Lack of Film Permit
May 11, 2012 10:00 AM PDTImmoral Productions received a citation from the Los Angeles Police Department on Thursday night for filming without a permit, CEO Dan Leal confirmed to XBIZ.
Perfect 10 Piracy Suit Against Google Is Dismissed
May 10, 2012 11:15 AM PDTPerfect 10's eight-year legal battle against Google over copying and distributing thumbnails of its images has been placed in the grave.
Ad Traffic Firm Settles Over Facebook 'Likejacking'
May 9, 2012 2:15 PM PDTA Washington state company accused of running a $20 million Facebook marketing operation has settled with the state in a consent decree, agreeing to stop spamming users with a practice known as "likejacking."
Nova Scotia Cuts Cable Porn to Prison Inmates
May 9, 2012 2:00 PM PDTPorn has been cut off to inmates at a Nova Scotia prison.
L.A. Porn-Condom Panel to Meet Friday
May 9, 2012 12:00 PM PDTThe final meeting of the Adult Film Industry Working Group will be held Friday at City Hall.
BangBros Porn Shoot Making Headlines in Cartagena
May 9, 2012 11:00 AM PDTA porn shoot at a Cartagena paintball club is the latest eyebrow-raising sex story to hit this town following the recent revelation that U.S. Secret Service agents hired 21 prostitutes days before the start of the Summit of the Americas.
Viewing Child Porn Not a State Crime, N.Y. Appeals Court Rules
May 8, 2012 6:00 PM PDTThe New York Court of Appeals has ruled that viewing child porn online doesn't constitute either criminal possession or procurement under state penal law.
ICM Again Asks Court to Dismiss Manwin's Antitrust Claims
May 8, 2012 5:45 PM PDTFor a second time, ICM Registry has asked a federal court to dismiss Manwin's antitrust claims against the .XXX operator and ICANN, saying the adult entertainment conglomerate has failed to state anticompetitive conduct.
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