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Pakistan Orders ISPs to Block 400,000 Porn Sites
Jan 26, 2016 4:02 PM PSTPakistan has asked Internet service providers to block more than 400,000 porn sites as part of a crackdown on "offensive content" in the Muslim-majority nation.
Vivid, AHF Reach Settlement in Measure B Legal Battle
Jan 26, 2016 1:11 PM PSTA settlement has been reached in Vivid Entertainment’s federal lawsuit over Los Angeles County’s Measure B.
ESPLERP: Super Bowl Sex Trafficking Myth Won't Go Away
Jan 25, 2016 8:46 AM PSTThe Erotic Service Providers Legal Education and Research Project (ESPLERP) today called on the media not to help spread the discredited urban myth that there is an increase in sex-trafficking around major sports events such as the Super Bowl.
FSC: 'Adult Industry Facing Gravest Threat Since Nixon Administration'
Jan 21, 2016 3:41 PM PSTThe adult business is facing restrictions on production that rival the obscenity prosecutions of the 1970s and 1980s when production was forced underground by “distorted enforcement of the law,” says Jeffrey Douglas, board chair of the Free Speech Coalition and industry attorney.
Video: Fiona Patten Visits With Calif. Lawmakers
Jan 21, 2016 1:42 PM PSTFiona Patten, who leads Australia’s Sex Party and is a member of Parliament in Victoria, is making the rounds at California’s state capitol, meeting and greeting legislators.
FSC Appoints Eric Paul Leue as Executive Director
Jan 21, 2016 7:02 AM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition today said that longtime entrepreneur and HIV/AIDS activist Eric Paul Leue will take over as executive director of the adult industry trade organization.
ESPLER Files Brief in Case Challenging Calif.'s Anti-Prostitution Law
Jan 19, 2016 2:40 PM PSTPlaintiffs lawyers in the case challenging the constitutionality of California’s anti-prostitution law filed a supplemental brief last week, outlining how last June’s landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling overturning state bans on same-sex marriage supports their arguments — that the rights of sex workers and their clients deserve similar legal protection.
Cam Model's Domain Ordered Transferred
Jan 19, 2016 2:03 PM PSTAlice White, the live cam model who operates XOXOAliceWhite.com, was ordered on Friday to hand over her namesake domain name to a multinational producer and marketer of numerous alcoholic brands.
Randazza Publishes Paper on Morality and Intellectual Property Rights
Jan 19, 2016 7:51 AM PSTIndustry attorney Marc Randazza recently released a paper that examines intellectual property rights and the implications of morality-based impediments to the enforcement of them and their supportability under international agreements.
FSC Awards Recipients Honored at XBIZ Show
Jan 15, 2016 5:22 PM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition today honored recipients of the 2016 FSC Awards at a luncheon at the 2016 XBIZ Show.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment
The Federal Trade Commission scored another major win in early October when the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling, requiring LeadClick Media LLC to pay an $11.9 million award. The...
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...