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Flava Works Wins Injunction Against MyVidster
Jul 29, 2011 10:45 AM PDTA federal judge has ordered a preliminary injunction against MyVidster.com, a "social video bookmarking and backup service" that has been accused of streaming Flava Works' gay content.
House Judiciary Committee Passes Internet Snooping Bill
Jul 29, 2011 9:00 AM PDTThe U.S. House Judiciary Committee has approved a measure that would force ISPs to save users’ IP address information for one year to aid in the fight against child porn.
Jules Jordan's $2.6M Verdict Appealed for 2nd Time
Jul 28, 2011 5:15 PM PDTCanadian distributor Kaytel has filed court papers with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to pare a $2.6 million copyright infringement verdict in favor of Jules Jordan Video and Jules Jordan.
Flava Works Sues 13 Paysite Members for Infringement
Jul 28, 2011 11:15 AM PDTFlava Works, which operates a string of gay adult websites featuring black and Latino models and performers, has decided to sue more than a dozen of its website members for allegedly posting its videos on BitTorrent sites.
Janine Lindemulder Arrested
Jul 28, 2011 7:30 AM PDTEx-adult star Janine Lindemulder was arrested at her Texas home yesterday for harassing former husband, reality TV star Jesse James.
Kupps: What Is ‘Community’ in Web Obscenity Case?
Jul 27, 2011 9:15 PM PDTKimberly Kupps, indicted on local obscenity charges for content distributed over the web, has asked a Florida judge through her attorney to determine the geographic scope of the“community” as applied to her charges, XBIZ has learned.
AHF Asks Calif. Supreme Court to Review Condom Ruling
Jul 27, 2011 12:45 PM PDTThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation is taking its mandatory condom campaign to the California Supreme Court, asking for a review of a recent decision by a state appeals court panel that ruled Los Angeles County health officials can’t be forced to regulate the adult industry.
FSC Announces Testing Facilities for APHSS
Jul 27, 2011 12:00 PM PDTFree Speech Coalition, the adult industry trade association, on Wednesday announced four testing facilities that will participate in the Adult Production Health & Safety Services program.
L.A. Times Story Takes Look at FSC's APHSS
Jul 27, 2011 10:00 AM PDTThe Los Angeles Times posted a story this morning on the Free Speech Coalition's plan to launch its new database that tracks adult performers' sexually transmitted disease test results.
AEBN Vows to Fight .XXX Brand Violations
Jul 26, 2011 8:45 AM PDTAEBN joined several adult businesses today when it affirmed its resolution to protect its trademark in the face of mounting concerns within the industry of what the new .XXX sTLD could mean for established brands.
WEB / TECH NEWS
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Uncovering the Newest Trends in Alternative Billing
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