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Smitten Kitten Drops Trademark Suit
Oct 25, 2011 2:45 PM PDTSmitten Kitten, a brick-and-mortar and online retailer, has dropped its suit against Mike Fernandez, who operates a number of websites that use the words "smitten" and "kitten."
More BitTorrent Suits Pared Down to Single Defendants
Oct 25, 2011 1:30 PM PDTIn the past week, four adult studios have filed 13 copyright infringement suits against alleged BitTorrent users.
Patent Holding Company Aims at GameLink
Oct 25, 2011 10:15 AM PDTA patent holding company has sued GameLink, claiming it has infringed on one of its patents that relates to video delivery. It's the second suit filed by Joao Control and Monitoring Systems against adult companies.
Corbin Fisher Awarded $1.4 Million Judgment
Oct 24, 2011 5:00 PM PDTAdult studio Corbin Fisher was awarded a $1.4 million default judgment today against Corey Debarros of Miami, Fla., who operated PornILove.net, a site that allegedly distributed stolen content.
Daily Fines Mounting for Tube Site Operators
Oct 24, 2011 3:30 PM PDTThe daily fines against a tube site company are racking up. So far, the operators of the .eu and .com tube sites JerkYourTube, GayForIt, ItsAllGay are on the hook for $6,000 after U.S. Judge Maxine Chesney ordered the sanctions.
Kupps' Obscenity Case Proceeding 'Slowly'
Oct 24, 2011 2:00 PM PDTKimberly Kupps was charged with 13 obscenity counts in July for content on her namesake site, KimberlyKupps.com.
VCX, Arrow in Consent Decree Over '70s Porn
Oct 21, 2011 7:15 PM PDTArrow Productions and VCX have signed a consent decree stating that Arrow owns a valid copyright to "Deep Throat" and its sequels. Arrow, in return agreed not to produce and sell copies of "Debbie Does Dallas."
Twistys, Celebrating 10th Year, Names Eufrat Treat of Month
Oct 21, 2011 1:45 PM PDTTwistys, celebrating this month its 10th year of business, has chosen Eufrat as its Treat of the Month.
Porn Video Airs on Public Billboard in China
Oct 21, 2011 1:00 PM PDTPorn video clips were played for 10 minutes on a massive LED billboard in the city of Wenzhou in China’s Zhejiang Province on Wednesday.
Canada Supreme Court Orders New Trial in CP Case
Oct 21, 2011 9:15 AM PDTCanada's Supreme Court has ordered a new trial for a man charged with possessing child pornography after he professed to have the material because he wanted to raise awareness.
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