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GGW's Joe Francis Held in Contempt, Fined
Apr 1, 2011 4:00 PM PDTGirls Gone Wild CEO Joe Francis is no longer representing himself after the judge in his civil case held him in contempt of court.
China Shuts Down 62 Porn Sites
Apr 1, 2011 8:30 AM PDTThe Chinese government has shut down 62 porn websites.
AIM Investigates Alleged Database Compromise
Mar 31, 2011 12:00 PM PDTAIM Medical Associates is investigating various reports that say information from its database was compromised.
Hustler Video Fined by Cal-OSHA for Not Using Condoms
Mar 30, 2011 7:00 PM PDTHustler Video has been cited by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health for not using condoms on a 2010 movie shoot, according to a published report.
Gamma Pledges Ongoing Donations to Anti-.XXX Campaign
Mar 30, 2011 8:00 AM PDTGamma Entertainment announced today that it will pledge ongoing donations in the fight against freedom of speech violations stemming from ICM’s recently approved .XXX sTLD.
ASACP Reaches Out to Congress, State, Federal Officials
Mar 29, 2011 12:00 PM PDTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection has sent a letter to the U.S. Congress and the U.S. and state Attorneys General offering a counterpoint to the organized anti-porn phone-in and letter-writing campaign.
Girls Gone Wild’s Joe Francis Ready to Have ‘Fun’ at Trial
Mar 28, 2011 4:00 PM PDTGirls Gone Wild CEO Joe Francis said he is looking forward to having some fun at his trial, after showing up about 90 minutes late to court proceedings this morning.
FlavaWorks Wins Copyright, Trademark Pirating Decision
Mar 28, 2011 6:00 AM PDTFlavaWorks announced that it has been granted a motion to force DGSource.com/Gairoo.com (a forum) and it’s owner Taron Wyche to cease using over a dozen domains owned by the defendant that were being used to steal, post and transmit its intellectual property.
FSC Launches Anti-.XXX Campaign
Mar 25, 2011 2:30 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition announced Friday that it is launching an anti-.XXX campaign and urging adult online businesses not to buy into the newly-approved .XXX sTLD.
GGW's Francis Ready to Defend Himself in Underage Suit
Mar 24, 2011 3:00 PM PDTGirls Gone Wild CEO Joe Francis said he is “fully prepared” to represent himself at his trial in which four women accuse him of sexually exploiting them when they were minors.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Porn ‘Public Health Crisis’ Is False, Dangerous
We are witnessing the early stages of a moral panic, the likes of which we have not seen since the Reagan Administration. As I write this, there are 27 states in the process of passing mandatory porn...
The Skinny on the New DMCA Requirement
The requirements under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) have changed, but the sky is not falling. We have, even as a law firm, been hit with an unbelievable amount of spam sent out by law firms...