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DirtyOldMen.tv Webcast to Feature FSC's Diane Duke
Jun 21, 2012 3:00 PM PDTDiane Duke, the Free Speech Coalition's executive director, will appear Friday as a special guest on video podcast site DirtyOldMen.tv.
Corbin Fisher Hits Oron With $34.8M Infringement Suit
Jun 21, 2012 9:45 AM PDTGay adult studio Corbin Fisher yesterday filed a $34.8 million copyright infringement against Oron and its operators, claiming the file locker site is cognizant of its role as a swap meet for pirated porn.
ACIUF Announces Support From Manwin
Jun 20, 2012 11:30 AM PDTThe Adult Content Industry United Foundation (ACIUF) on Wednesday announced Manwin’s support in the ACIUF fight against piracy and illegal file-hosting.
Zero Tolerance Leads $100M Suit Against YouJizz.com
Jun 20, 2012 11:00 AM PDTZero Tolerance has filed a $100 million copyright and trademark infringement lawsuit against YouJizz.com and its operator.
Corbin Fisher Files Motion to Oppose EFF Filing in Piracy Case
Jun 20, 2012 10:00 AM PDTCorbin Fisher this morning filed court papers opposing the Electronic Frontier Foundation's motion to act as a friend of the court in support of a pair of defendants sued for allegedly trading porn online.
'Canadian Psycho' Luka Magnotta Pleads Not Guilty
Jun 20, 2012 7:00 AM PDTGay porn actor Luka Rocco Magnotta, dubbed the “Canadian Psycho” for allegedly dismembering his Chinese lover and eating and mailing the body parts, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to five charges including first degree murder.
Manwin Files $2.8M Suit Over YouPorn, PornHub URL Variants
Jun 19, 2012 4:30 PM PDTManwin yesterday made cybersquatting accusations against operators of 28 domains that are similar to its YouPorn.com and Pornhub.com properties.
EFF Blasted for Move Into Gay Porn Piracy Suit
Jun 19, 2012 11:00 AM PDTEFF's amicus brief in the "Corbin Fisher's Down on the Farm" porn BitTorrent case is one in a number of moves by the 22-year-old organization that has made adult industry attorneys scratching their foreheads.
Media Revenue's Involvement in SEO Suit to Be Weighed
Jun 18, 2012 9:45 AM PDTA federal magistrate judge on Friday was assigned to determine pretrial matters in the DeeCash search engine optimization trademark infringement suit waged by IntenseCash.
New York Lawmakers Act to Make Viewing Child Porn a Felony
Jun 18, 2012 7:15 AM PDTNew York Governor Andrew Cuomo and leaders of the state Senate and Assembly announced yesterday that they've reached an agreement that makes viewing online child porn illegal under state law.
WEB / TECH NEWS
The Skinny on the New DMCA Requirement
The requirements under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) have changed, but the sky is not falling. We have, even as a law firm, been hit with an unbelievable amount of spam sent out by law firms...
2017 Outlook: Legal Matters Around the Corner
The adult entertainment business’ legal community recently weighed in the top issues that companies and the industry, as a whole, should be concerned about. XBIZ asked industry attorneys to discuss...
Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant
Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for...