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Sri Lankan Porn Talent Arrested
Dec 1, 2010 6:00 AM PSTIn its continuing crackdown on porn, Sri Lankan police have arrested and bailed seven people accused of appearing in locally produced adult films.
Elegant Angel Goes After 506 BitTorrent Users
Nov 30, 2010 1:00 PM PSTElegant Angel is going after another 506 BitTorrent users who allegedly downloaded and shared two of its movies.
Fleshlight Settles Infringement Suit With Spencer’s Gifts
Nov 30, 2010 12:30 PM PSTSex toy manufacturer Interactive Life Forms, the maker of Fleshlight, today announced it has settled with Spencer’s Gifts, one of the defendants named in the Fleshlight patent infringement case filed last summer.
Mansef, U.S. in Settlement Talks Over $6.4M in Seized Funds
Nov 30, 2010 12:00 PM PSTFederal authorities say they are actively engaged in settlement talks with Mansef Inc. and its Premium Services Inc. division over the seizure of $6.4 million seized by the Secret Service.
82 Domains, Including BitTorrent Search URL, Are Seized
Nov 29, 2010 5:15 PM PSTFederal authorities from the Justice Department and Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Monday said they seized 82 commercial domain names.
EFF Seeks to Block Porn BitTorrent Dragnet
Nov 29, 2010 4:30 PM PSTFederal judges in Texas and West Virginia have been asked to block requests to unmask accused file sharers in numerous BitTorrent copyright lawsuits involving porn.
Tech Company Sues AEBN Over Real Touch Technology
Nov 24, 2010 1:00 PM PSTA technology company filed a patent suit against AEBN, the makers of the Real Touch intimacy device, claiming AEBN is infringing on its rights to use the technology.
Dirty D Charges Dropped
Nov 24, 2010 11:30 AM PSTThe state attorney’s office has dropped all felony charges against Dirty D, XBIZ has learned.
Capri Anderson's Webmaster Says He Posted Charlie Sheen Message
Nov 24, 2010 8:00 AM PSTCapri Anderson’s webmaster said he posted a statement about the Charlie Sheen incident on the porn star’s website, claiming Anderson never even logged on.
Liberty Media Holdings Sues Manwin for Copyright Infringement
Nov 23, 2010 10:30 AM PSTLiberty Media Holdings, parent company of Corbin Fisher, has filed suit against tube site Spankwire.com, operated by Manwin Canada, for copyright infringement.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Porn ‘Public Health Crisis’ Is False, Dangerous
We are witnessing the early stages of a moral panic, the likes of which we have not seen since the Reagan Administration. As I write this, there are 27 states in the process of passing mandatory porn...
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...