XBIZ | Adult Entertainment Law | Porn Law
Vivid Alleges CelebrityCash Operators Poached 8 Videos
Sep 14, 2010 2:15 PM PDTOperators of CelebrityCash have been hit with a suit by Vivid Entertainment, which claims that three of its sites have been cashing in on poached content.
ASACP Releases Social Media Best Practices
Sep 14, 2010 1:30 PM PDTThe ASACP has released its Best Practices for Social Media.
CorbinFisherNaked.com Operating Illegally, Suit Claims
Sep 14, 2010 10:45 AM PDTA Florida company along with three executives have been slapped with a cybersquatting and trademark infringement suit by Corbin Fisher, which alleges the company is illegally operating CorbinFisherNaked.com.
VCX Going After 113 Suspected of Downloading 'Debbie Does Dallas'
Sep 13, 2010 4:00 PM PDTOne of porn's best-known films — "Debbie Does Dallas" — is at center of the latest legal claim targeting bit torrent users who allegedly downloaded the 1978 movie.
U.S. Appeals Court Draws Bright Line Between Software Owners, Licensees
Sep 13, 2010 1:45 PM PDTA federal appeals court has ruled that copyright’s "first sale doctrine" doesn’t apply to software, and possibly DVDs and other licensed content.
Woodhull Foundation Presenting State of Sexual Freedom Report Sept. 23
Sep 10, 2010 1:00 PM PDTThe Woodhull Freedom Foundation will be celebrating Sexual Freedom Day on Sept. 23 with a daylong event that will include the release of the first-ever State of Sexual Freedom in the U.S. 2010 Report.
FSC Pushes for Transparency in ICANN's .XXX Review Process
Sep 9, 2010 4:00 PM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition this week formally asked ICANN for transparency in the application process for the .XXX sTLD proposed by domain registrar ICM.
Craigslist Pulls ‘Censored’ Bar From Adult Services Area
Sep 9, 2010 1:00 PM PDTCraigslist has removed the censored bar it had placed over its adult services section after it shut down the section last weekend.
Exxxotica Sues City for Blocking Show
Sep 8, 2010 4:00 PM PDTExxxotica has filed suit against the city of Secaucus, Hartz Mountain, which owns the Meadowlands Exposition Center and other city officials for pulling the plug on its Sept. 14, 2008, show days before it was to open, even after an agreement had been reached.
Playboy Hires Advisors on Hefner Bid
Sep 7, 2010 5:00 PM PDTPlayboy Enterprises announced today that its special committee board of directors has retained Raine Securities LLC as its financial advisor and Kaye Scholer LLP as its legal advisor.
WEB / TECH NEWS
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...
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...