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Network Solutions Posts .XXX TLD Page, Responds to XBIZ Queries
Feb 24, 2011 11:15 AM PSTDomain registrar Network Solutions has gone live with a "Be ready for the launch of .XXX!" webpage, marketing the virtues of the sTLD that hasn't yet been green lighted by ICANN.
Adult Consumer Shows Adultcon, Exxxotica Settle Suit
Feb 23, 2011 4:00 PM PSTAdult consumer show Exxxotica settled its cybersquatting claim against rival Adultcon, telling a federal judge that the two companies agreed to terms in the case on Monday.
Stagliano: Anti-Porn Crusaders Rely on Perverted Facts
Feb 23, 2011 1:15 PM PSTEvil Angel founder John Stagliano issued the following statement Wednesday, claiming that the recent attacks by anti-porn crusaders rely on perverted facts.
Senator Harry Reid Wants to Ban Brothels in Nevada
Feb 23, 2011 11:00 AM PSTU.S. Senator Harry Reid wants to ban brothels in Nevada.
Website Operator to Pay $75,000 in Underage Suit
Feb 22, 2011 1:00 PM PSTMultiple settlements have been reached in a federal lawsuit over the posting of sexually explicit photos of an underage woman whose partner at the time leaked photos of her on 4chan.org.
Utah Congressman Proposes Porn Site Tax, Software to Block Minors
Feb 22, 2011 8:00 AM PSTLegislation aimed at levying a 25 percent tax on porn sites along with a special age verification software mandate is being prepared by Rep. Jim Matheson, D-UT.
ICANN Could Decide on .XXX at March 18 Meeting
Feb 21, 2011 10:45 AM PSTICANN confirmed Monday morning in a web post that it will hold its general board meeting on Friday, March 18. At that time ICANN will vote on the .XXX proposal.
Maryland's Tough Adult Cabaret Law Gets Stripped
Feb 18, 2011 5:00 PM PSTA federal appeals panel ruled Thursday that Maryland can't ban the mix of alcohol and adult entertainment, as well as certain simulated sexual acts.
WIPO Rules in Favor of LionsDen.com Owner
Feb 18, 2011 3:00 PM PSTAdult retailer the Lion’s Den has lost its domain dispute with the owners of LionsDen.com over claims that the domain infringed on the retailer’s rights.
Private Sues Tube Sites EmpFlix.com, TnAFlix.com
Feb 18, 2011 11:00 AM PSTPrivate Media Group filed suit Thursday against two of the largest porn tube sites — EmpFlix.com and TnAFlix.com — claiming its operator is illegally streaming 75 of its videos.
WEB / TECH NEWS
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...
2017 Outlook: Legal Matters Around the Corner
The adult entertainment business’ legal community recently weighed in the top issues that companies and the industry, as a whole, should be concerned about. XBIZ asked industry attorneys to discuss...
Fraudulent Brazilian Trademark Registrations Running Rampant
Although you might not think often about protecting your trademark rights in Brazil, you need to — even if you don’t yet have a single Brazilian customer. Scammers are constantly looking for...