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Lodsys Sending Out Patent Infringement Notices

Lodsys Sending Out Patent Infringement Notices

Jun 6, 2011 9:45 AM PDT
A number of online adult companies have received patent infringement notices from a company called Lodsys over U.S. Patent No. 7,222,078.
FSC Report Blasts Health Officials, Says STD Findings Faulty

FSC Report Blasts Health Officials, Says STD Findings Faulty

Jun 6, 2011 7:00 AM PDT
A Free Speech Coalition report commissioned by Johns Hopkins epidemiologist Lawrence Mayer says presentations made by two Los Angeles public health officials targeting adult entertainment industry disease screenings were faulty and misleading.
Kimberly Kupps Faces Obscenity Counts Over Web Content

Kimberly Kupps Faces Obscenity Counts Over Web Content

Jun 5, 2011 2:45 PM PDT
Kimberly Kupps, who co-operates namesake site KimberlyKupps.com with her husband, was charged late Friday with 13 obscenity counts for content distributed over the Internet.
Randazza Defends Bloggers in 1st Amendment Case

Randazza Defends Bloggers in 1st Amendment Case

Jun 3, 2011 4:00 PM PDT
Adult industry attorney Marc Randazza's a strong advocate of 1st Amendment rights, so much that he typically takes on other non-adult cases that appear to trample free speech rights.
FSC Urges Industry Members to Attend CalOSHA Meeting on June 7

FSC Urges Industry Members to Attend CalOSHA Meeting on June 7

Jun 3, 2011 1:45 PM PDT
The Free Speech Coalition is urging industry members to attend a CalOSHA Advisory Subcommittee meeting addressing the issue of condom regulation on adult production sets, as well as other workplace health and safety issues for the adult industry.
FSC Replies to Justice Department Over 2257 Appeal

FSC Replies to Justice Department Over 2257 Appeal

Jun 3, 2011 11:45 AM PDT
The Free Speech Coalition on Thursday filed a reply brief to a Justice Department's brief urging the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold the dismissal of the FSC's lawsuit targeting 18 U.S.C. § 2257, the federal record-keeping and labeling law.
New Frontier Media Licenses 2 Browser Patents to Settle Suit

New Frontier Media Licenses 2 Browser Patents to Settle Suit

Jun 2, 2011 2:45 PM PDT
New Frontier Media on Thursday revealed it has agreed to license two patents from a patent holding company that sued the adult entertainment company over browser capabilities when delivering porn.
Proposed Changes to L.A. County's STD Program Sparks Criticism

Proposed Changes to L.A. County's STD Program Sparks Criticism

Jun 2, 2011 8:30 AM PDT
Los Angeles County is considering a reorganization of its HIV and STD program that some critics think may weaken efforts to halt the spread of diseases in L.A.’s porn industry.
FriendFinder Won't Reveal Affiliate Data to Facebook

FriendFinder Won't Reveal Affiliate Data to Facebook

Jun 1, 2011 5:45 PM PDT
FriendFinder counsel says there is no good cause for a proposed expedited fishing expedition over affiliate information relative to an infringement suit over FacebookOfSex.com.
Isaacs Files Motion to Strike Evidence of 'Other Acts'

Isaacs Files Motion to Strike Evidence of 'Other Acts'

Jun 1, 2011 12:00 PM PDT
Ira Isaacs' attorney contends the evidence, which suggests Isaacs fueled models with drugs and threats to be blackballed from the adult entertainment industry, shouldn't be submitted to jurors.

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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