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U.S. Appeals Court Sides With FSC Over 2257 Challenges
Apr 16, 2012 9:15 AM PDTThe 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals sided with the Free Speech Coalition on several key points in its appeal over the dismissal of it lawsuit against the Justice Department over 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257 and 2257A, the federal recordkeeping and labeling law.
CCBill Joins Free Speech Coalition
Apr 12, 2012 11:30 AM PDTFree Speech Coalition (FSC) has announced that payment processing company CCBill has joined as its newest member.
U.K. Adult Industry Can Recommence Shooting, AITA Says
Apr 12, 2012 10:15 AM PDTThe Adult Industry Trade Association (AITA) said Thursday that the U.K. performer who received an initial positive test result for HIV has been cleared in a follow-up test.
Jules Jordan Video Files $5M Suit Against Manwin, Former GM Scott Justice
Apr 11, 2012 2:00 PM PDTIn a suit seeking in excess of $5 million in damages, Jules Jordan Video Inc. claims Manwin and its former general manager conspired to steal its distribution business by lifting proprietary information, destroying data and poaching key staff.
Special Report: Why Did L.A. Condom Meeting Go Unchecked?
Apr 11, 2012 10:15 AM PDTCity officials now say that the March 2 meeting involving the Adult Film Industry Working Group, which has been charged to craft rules in the implementation of an ordinance to regulate porn shoots in city limits, was legally publicized and that the public could have attended it.
FDA Warns of 3 Sexual Enhancement Products
Apr 7, 2012 12:00 PM PDTThe Food and Drug Administration is warning consumers about three sexual enhancement products sold on various websites — Stree Overlord, France T253 and African Black Ant.
24 More Porn BitTorrent Piracy Suits Filed in Past Week
Apr 6, 2012 2:00 PM PDTTwenty-four new porn BitTorrent piracy lawsuits targeting 304 defendants were filed in federal courts throughout the U.S. in the past week.
MPAA Files Friend-of-the-Court Brief in Porn Piracy Case
Apr 6, 2012 12:30 PM PDTHollywood has sided with Flava Works. The Motion Picture Association of America has submitted a friend-of-the-court brief, supporting Flava Works in a long-running copyright infringement case against MyVidster.com.
Vette's Claims Against AdultFriendFinder Can Proceed
Apr 5, 2012 2:15 PM PDTA Los Angeles Superior Court judge last week refused to dismiss adult performer Vicky Vette's claims that her image was illegally used to market AdultFriendFinder in banner ads.
Match.com Seeks to Take Down XXXMatch.com, EroticMatch.com
Apr 5, 2012 10:45 AM PDTOnline personals giant Match.com has asked a federal court to place an injunction over the operation of XXXMatch.com and EroticMatch.com, claiming that the sites are a rip off of its 17-year-old brand and confusing its customers.
WEB / TECH NEWS
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...
Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance
Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality...