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EFF Seeks to Protect Rights of BitTorrent Users
Jan 19, 2011 6:00 AM PSTThe Electronic Frontier Foundation has filed an amicus brief asking an Illinois judge to throw out subpoenas related to mass BitTorrent lawsuits, which join thousands of defendants together in an effort to secure a financial settlement.
Justin Slayer Takes Aim at 1,254 BitTorrent Users
Jan 18, 2011 10:00 AM PSTJustin Slayer International Inc. filed suit on Monday against 1,254 John Doe defendants, alleging they uploaded and downloaded "Sara Jay in Heat."
YouPorn Hit With Canadian 'History Sniffing' Lawsuit
Jan 17, 2011 4:00 PM PSTYouPorn is facing more legal troubles after a Canadian man filed another lawsuit over the company’s “history sniffing” and “history hijacking” techniques.
Corbin Fisher Goes After Hotfile, 1,000 File Traders
Jan 17, 2011 3:00 PM PSTCorbin Fisher says file-trading site Hotfile.com and about 1,000 of its customers have engaged in massive copyright infringement by making available 2,400 links to the gay studio's titles.
10,243 BitTorrent Defendants Added This Week
Jan 13, 2011 1:30 PM PSTSince Monday, 10,243 John Doe defendants have been fingered for using BitTorrent programs to download adult videos.
Exxxtacy Phoenix Venue Contract Canceled in October
Jan 13, 2011 11:15 AM PSTExxxtacy Phoenix, which was slated for late March at the Phoenix Convention Center, has found itself homeless like its Chicago show.
Russian Porn King Sues Over Film Ban
Jan 13, 2011 8:00 AM PSTA major Russian porn producer is suing the culture ministry for banning the content of his films after they had already approved the titles.
Adult Business Owner Busted for Tax Evasion
Jan 12, 2011 4:00 PM PSTOnline adult pioneer Carolynne Tilga, who once owned One World Media that operated one of the first video chat dating sites, has been ordered to pay more than $1.7 million in taxes.
BrokeAmateurs Files BitTorrent Suit Against 168 Does
Jan 12, 2011 2:30 PM PSTThe operator of BrokeAmateurs.com has filed suit against 168 John Doe plaintiffs who are alleged to have traded its video showcasing model Brianna in hardcore scenes.
Axel Braun’s Attorneys Focus on New BitTorrent Strategy
Jan 12, 2011 2:00 PM PSTAxel Braun Productions’ legal team is focusing on a new strategy after dropping the last remaining John Doe defendant in its BitTorrent suit against 7,097 does who allegedly poached “Batman XXX: A Porn Parody.”
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