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FSC Files Appeal of 2257 Suit Dismissal
Feb 16, 2011 5:30 PM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition and 14 co-plaintiffs on Wednesday filed an appeal with the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court, challenging the constitutionality of 18 U.S.C. § 2257, the federal record-keeping and labeling act.
FSC: Health Dept. Demands Blood Test From Performer
Feb 16, 2011 5:30 PM PSTThe FSC says that Health Department officials have on at least one occasion appeared at the home of an adult industry performer and demanded that the model immediately provide a blood sample.
Lampoontang Appeals Trademark Rejection
Feb 16, 2011 4:00 PM PSTAdult production company Lampoontang on Tuesday filed an appeal with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office after an examiner rejected its application to trademark its name.
European Parliament Decides to Block Child Porn at Source
Feb 16, 2011 2:00 PM PSTThe European Parliament decided yesterday that European Union member states must attempt to block child porn images at the source rather than forcing complete Internet blocking.
Wasteland.com Receives XBIZ Award; Rowntree Earns FSC Leadership Honor
Feb 16, 2011 1:30 PM PSTWasteland.com was named Specialty Site of the Year at the ninth annual XBIZ Awards held Feb. 9 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. The award follows the company's 2010 XBIZ Award for Excellence in Alternative Erotica.
ASACP Set to Attend Barcelona Summit
Feb 16, 2011 1:30 PM PSTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) has announced its plans for attending the upcoming Barcelona Summit, being held in Barcelona, Spain, this Friday through Monday.
XBIZ Announces Official Dates for XBIZ EU 2011
Feb 16, 2011 11:30 AM PSTXBIZ is pleased to announce Sept. 23-25 as the official dates for the XBIZ EU 2011 international digital media conference set to take place in London.
3 Porn BitTorrent Suits Squeezed in Texas
Feb 15, 2011 3:00 PM PSTAnother federal judge has decided to scrutinize BitTorrent cases in Texas.
AHF Asks Attorney General to Open Probe Into AIM’s Conduct
Feb 14, 2011 4:30 PM PSTThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation continues its condom-only campaign with new allegations against AIM Healthcare, now known as AIM Medical Associates.
Titan Roadblocked in Porn BitTorrent Lawsuit
Feb 14, 2011 3:15 PM PSTTitan Media, which hit a roadblock in a BitTorrent suit last week, has vowed to refile it.
OPINIONS & VIEWS
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...
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,...