XBIZ | Adult Entertainment Law | Porn Law
Industry Execs Ready to Rally Against .XXX
Mar 14, 2011 1:45 PM PDTAs the Free Speech Coalition gears up for its Thursday rally and press conference on the eve of a likely ICANN vote over ICM Registry's .XXX proposal, industry executives are planning their trips to the City by the Bay.
FSC Gears Up to Oppose .XXX at ICANN Meeting
Mar 14, 2011 12:30 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition and industry representatives will be gathering in San Francisco on Thursday to stage a protest rally and press conference in opposition to ICM Registry’s application to run a.XXX sTLD.
Flava Works Puts Heat on Sizzle Miami Over Advertising
Mar 14, 2011 12:15 PM PDTOne of the most popular urban gay events in the U.S. has been hit with claims that it used Flava Works' images to promote its annual show last year.
Mobile Porn Exec Sentenced to 1 Year in Jail
Mar 11, 2011 4:45 PM PSTZeal Entertainment CEO Ryan Bowman was sentenced today to just under a year in jail for a hit-and-run that left a 21-year-old woman dead on the Sunset Strip.
XPays Offers Amnesty for ‘Paris Hilton Sex Tape’ Pirates
Mar 11, 2011 3:30 PM PSTXPays, which was given the green light this week to obtain the identities of 843 John Does in its copyright infringement lawsuit, is offering amnesty to anyone who wishes to come forward to resolve their case anonymously.
3 Years Probation for Torture Portal Operator
Mar 11, 2011 10:15 AM PSTTorture Portal operator Barry Goldman will receive three years probation as part of a plea deal with federal prosecutors over obscenity charges, XBIZ has learned.
ICC-Cal Sees Big Dip in Revenue Without Porn, Gambling
Mar 10, 2011 4:15 PM PSTICC-Cal, which was forced to halt its online adult and gambling processing last year, hasn't fully rallied from a storm of problems it incurred in 2010.
'Gloryhole' Suit Targets 17 Porn BitTorrent Users
Mar 10, 2011 11:15 AM PSTSeventeen unnamed defendants were hit with charges they shared "Gloryhole: Dayna Vendetta" over a BitTorrent protocol, according to a suit filed Wednesday.
Advertiser OKd to Buy Search Ads With Rival's Trademarks
Mar 9, 2011 2:15 PM PSTIn a ruling of significant interest to online companies, a federal appeals court has decided that a company can continue to advertise on search engines using keywords that include the name of a competitor's product.
Private Media Group Scores Legal Win Over Consipio
Mar 9, 2011 1:30 PM PSTPrivate Media Group has won a legal victory after a Las Vegas judge granted a motion to dismiss its Consipio Holding case against Private officers and directors.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Breaking the Fourth Wall: VR Production Tactics, Techniques
The tech world has long seen the cyclic debut of fabulous (and fabulously expensive) products, which initially wowed pundits and early adopters, but were left antiquated with the next round of releases. Virtual...
Retailers, Distributors Report Growth in Male Sex Toys Market
Adult retail has been undergoing a transformation in recent years. The adult stores of the 1990s and 2000s focused heavily on porn video sales and catered to a predominantly male clientele, but these days,...
VR Hardware: The Foundation of Immersive Technology
From cameras to headsets to controllers, software and more, virtual reality technology is more than the VR content experience itself — it also surrounds the tools that are needed to create and consume...