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ICM Registry Closes Sunrise Period

ICM Registry Closes Sunrise Period

Oct 31, 2011 4:30 PM PDT
ICM Registry, the company behind the .XXX top-level domain (TLD) officially closed its Sunrise A and Sunrise B periods at noon EST on Monday with more than 80,000 applications for domain names, ICM Registry CEO Stuart Lawley announced.
Private Media Group Taps New Director

Private Media Group Taps New Director

Oct 31, 2011 12:30 PM PDT
Private Media Group's board of directors has appointed Stefan Gunnarsson as a director to fill the vacancy on the board created by the resignation of Peter Dixinger.
'Patient Zero' Permanent Injunction OKd by Judge

'Patient Zero' Permanent Injunction OKd by Judge

Oct 29, 2011 5:15 PM PDT
Alameda Superior Court Judge Winifred Smith has granted a permanent injunction preventing Cal-OSHA from obtaining the personally identifying information of "Patient Zero" or other patients of the now-defunct AIM Health Care Foundation.
Australia Customs Seizes 'Dwarf Porn'

Australia Customs Seizes 'Dwarf Porn'

Oct 29, 2011 10:15 AM PDT
The EROS Association says the Australia Customs service has prevented two titles from the "Midget Mania" series, volumes 7 and 8, from entering the country.
Cam Sites Face Performer Concerns

Cam Sites Face Performer Concerns

Oct 28, 2011 3:00 PM PDT
Webcams are an amazing tool for interpersonal communications, but their use is raising a range of legal and privacy concerns.
European Lawmakers Adopt Tough Penalties for Child Porn

European Lawmakers Adopt Tough Penalties for Child Porn

Oct 28, 2011 6:00 AM PDT
The European Parliament approved new rules that will implement tough penalties for those who view child porn online.
U.S. House Introduces 'Rogue Websites' Bill

U.S. House Introduces 'Rogue Websites' Bill

Oct 27, 2011 12:00 PM PDT
U.S. House lawmakers introduced a bill this week that would crack down on rogue websites that sell pirated content.
DGirlsCash Operator, Others Face $10M Suit

DGirlsCash Operator, Others Face $10M Suit

Oct 27, 2011 10:45 AM PDT
The operator of DGirlsCash.com, who was criminally indicted after an aspiring model said she was made an unwilling porn star after she allegedly was drugged, now faces a $10 million lawsuit.
Canadian Border Services Issues Banned Porn DVD List

Canadian Border Services Issues Banned Porn DVD List

Oct 27, 2011 10:00 AM PDT
The Canadian Border Services has issued a list of porn movies that can and cannot be brought into the country.
U.K. Filesharing Block Ruling to Be Far-reaching

U.K. Filesharing Block Ruling to Be Far-reaching

Oct 26, 2011 4:15 PM PDT
British Telecommunications, the U.K.'s largest ISP with 6 million customers, must block access to filesharing site Newsbin.com within two weeks, according to a high court ruling.

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

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... More »

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... More »

Could Adult Content Be Banned?

Earlier this month, I met with the Free Speech Coalition’s board of directors for our annual review. Despite the headwinds our industry faces, politically and economically, we are, as an organization,... More »
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