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Naughty Tweet Issues Twitter Warning for Adult Biz
Apr 18, 2012 2:15 PM PDTSome adult entertainment companies and performers are in "severe violation" of Twitter's spam rules and risk suspension or termination, warned Pete Housley, Naughty Tweet Network's CEO.
U.K. Inquiry Pushing for Porn Filtering
Apr 18, 2012 8:15 AM PDTBritish lawmakers are once again pushing the government to force ISPs to filter online porn.
Ira Isaacs' 3rd Obscenity Trial Begins Monday
Apr 17, 2012 2:30 PM PDTIra Isaacs says there will be more twists and turns in his third federal obscenity trial, which begins Monday at federal court in downtown Los Angeles.
IntenseCash Settles With BoyzTube Over Infringement Claims
Apr 17, 2012 11:15 AM PDTIntenseCash's $6.4 million copyright infringement suit against the operator of gay adult tube site BoyzTube.com for pirating its content has been settled.
TMZ: 'Three Stooges' Legal Battle Heating Up
Apr 17, 2012 8:30 AM PDTThe legal battle over “The Three Stooges” trademark brand is heating up as producers of the mainstream film try to stop the porn parody before it hits the street later this month.
Analysis: What Today's 2257 Ruling Means
Apr 16, 2012 3:30 PM PDTWhile today’s decision is certainly not even close to winning the war, today’s decision gives the adult industry the chance to be heard and another day to fight.
L.A. Condom Ordinance Meeting Slated for Wednesday
Apr 16, 2012 2:30 PM PDTThe Adult Film Industry Working Group, which is crafting rules in the implementation of an ordinance to regulate porn shoots in city limits, will meet on Wednesday in its second and final meeting.
Smash Pictures Settles With German Distributor Paradise Films
Apr 16, 2012 11:45 AM PDTSmash Pictures on Monday said it has settled a long-running suit against Germany-based Paradise Films over allegations that the company distributed Smash productions outside its contract.
Standard Innovation Files Patent Claim in Canadian Federal Court
Apr 16, 2012 10:45 AM PDTStandard Innovation Corporation has commenced a legal proceeding in the Canadian federal court to enforce its patent and industrial design registration for We-Vibe.
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.
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Data Privacy Is Tightening Up in the E.U.
Have you begun preparing for GDPR? If you are like most, you haven’t even heard of GDPR, but also if you are like most, it is going to affect your business, starting May 25, 2018. The GDPR, or General...
Preventing Legal Problems Before They Start
Dentists typically recommend that a person’s teeth be cleaned every six months and that oral X-rays be taken at least once every year. Internists recommend that a person receive a physical examination...