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New U.K. Bill Demands Porn Filtering
Apr 5, 2012 8:15 AM PDTA new Private Members Bill put forth by the U.K.'s House of Lords is demanding measures to filter porn.
Dr. Chauntelle to Talk Performer Health at Stanford Law School
Apr 4, 2012 2:00 PM PDTDr. Chauntelle Anne Tibbals, Ph.D. will present her forthcoming paper “Adult Film Performers and Occupational Safety and Health” at Stanford Law School in Stanford, Calif., on April 11.
U.S. Judge Orders 27 Porn BitTorrent Piracy Suits Dismissed
Apr 4, 2012 1:45 PM PDTA federal judge has tossed 27 porn BitTorrent piracy lawsuits targeting 3,394 defendants because the adult studios suing them were represented by an attorney who was not licensed to practice law in Florida.
FSC Responds to AHF Claims in L.A. County Porn-Condom Proposal
Apr 4, 2012 12:30 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition responded today to AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s press conference concerning voter support for a Los Angeles County-mandated condom law.
New Frontier Media Launches Strategic Review, Indemnifies Board Members
Apr 4, 2012 9:00 AM PDTTransactional TV service New Frontier Media has tapped into investment banking firm Avondale Partners to examine strategic alternatives.
Private Media Group Taps Charles Prast as CEO
Apr 3, 2012 2:45 PM PDTCharles Prast has been appointed by Private Media Group's board of directors as the company’s president, CEO and interim CFO, according to a filing with regulators today.
Private Media Group's Board OKd by Nevada Judge
Mar 31, 2012 12:30 PM PDTCould the Private Media Group shareholder suit be coming to a conclusion? Clark County Judge Elizabeth Gonzalez entered an order March 21 that signals just that.
Ben Dover Productions Responds to U.K. Piracy Ruling
Mar 31, 2012 11:45 AM PDTBen Dover's Julian Becker discusses a key porn BitTorrent ruling in favor of the studio and affiliated company Golden Eye International.
17 New Porn BitTorrent Suits Target 515 Defendants
Mar 30, 2012 1:45 PM PDTSeventeen new porn BitTorrent piracy lawsuits fingering 515 defendants were filed in federal courts throughout the U.S. in the past week.
MasterCard, Visa Data Theft Described as 'Massive'
Mar 30, 2012 12:00 PM PDTVisa and MasterCard are warning U.S. banks that details of credit card holders' personal information could be at risk after a security breach involving some 10 million accounts.
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