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IFFOR Announces New Chairman as Lawley Steps Down

IFFOR Announces New Chairman as Lawley Steps Down

Nov 10, 2011 8:30 AM PST
ICM Registry CEO Stuart Lawley has stepped down as chairman of IFFOR, the nonprofit policymaking organization for .XXX, citing the need to create a bright line between the two groups.
Judge OKs Takedown of SiteRipKing.com

Judge OKs Takedown of SiteRipKing.com

Nov 9, 2011 9:15 PM PST
SiteRipKing.com is no more, Corbin Fisher says. A federal judge has ordered the site shut down.
Kino.to Piracy Ring Suspect Arrested

Kino.to Piracy Ring Suspect Arrested

Nov 9, 2011 3:00 PM PST
Authorities have arrested who they say is the final suspect wanted in connection with last summer’s raids on file-sharing site Kino.to.
Playboy Says Plaintiff Has Wrong Party in Mansion Suit

Playboy Says Plaintiff Has Wrong Party in Mansion Suit

Nov 9, 2011 2:30 PM PST
Playboy Enterprises International Inc. this week has asked a judge to shut the door on a man who attended a charity event at the Playboy Mansion and sued the adult company because he was charged more than women.
 Playboy TV UK Fined $175,000 for Adult Chat Ads

Playboy TV UK Fined $175,000 for Adult Chat Ads

Nov 9, 2011 8:45 AM PST
Playboy TV UK has been fined $175,000 by regulator Ofcom for broadcasting television ads for its adult chat services.
FriendFinder Close to Settlement in FacebookOfSex Case

FriendFinder Close to Settlement in FacebookOfSex Case

Nov 8, 2011 4:15 PM PST
FriendFinder Networks Inc. is close to a settlement deal with giant social networking site Facebook over infringement claims arising from the operation of FacebookOfSex.com.
Wicked Pictures, Third Degree Films File BitTorrent Suits

Wicked Pictures, Third Degree Films File BitTorrent Suits

Nov 8, 2011 1:45 PM PST
Just three porn BitTorrent lawsuits were filed in the past week, according to court records.
Usenet Site Shuts Down Following Court Order

Usenet Site Shuts Down Following Court Order

Nov 7, 2011 5:30 PM PST
News-Service.com has closed down after a Dutch court denied an appeal in an antipiracy case brought on and won by BREIN.
Fla. Man Receives Life Sentence for Possession of CP

Fla. Man Receives Life Sentence for Possession of CP

Nov 7, 2011 5:00 PM PST
Florida resident Daniel Vilca, a 26-year-old stockroom worker with no criminal record, has received a life sentence without possibility of parole for possession of 454 child porn images.
   Pink Visual’s Pena to Moderate Adult Panel at Legal Conference

Pink Visual’s Pena to Moderate Adult Panel at Legal Conference

Nov 7, 2011 12:30 PM PST
Jessica Pena, Pink Visual’s general counsel, is moderating a panel this week at the Entertainment,Sports and Intellectual Property Law Conference in Cabo San Lucas.

BUSINESS ANALYSIS

Adult Retailers Predict Consumer Trends for 2017

When adult e-commerce was exploding in popularity in the 2000s, some tech writers predicted that brick-and-mortar adult stores would be meeting their demise. But those obituaries were premature. E-commerce,... More »

2017 Outlook: Viewpoints of Top Industry Trends

Executives from the leading businesses of the online adult entertainment industry recently weighed in the question, “What do you see as the likely top trends that will influence the industry?”... More »

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... More »
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