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Stagliano Trial Attorneys Probe Potential Jurors
Jul 8, 2010 12:00 PM PDTThe jury selection process is proceeding slowly in the federal obscenity trial against John Stagliano.
Stagliano Obscenity Trial Jury Selection Begins
Jul 6, 2010 12:45 PM PDTThe jury selection process has begun in the highly-anticipated John Stagliano obscenity trial, where XBIZ will be providing on-the-scene special coverage with in-depth reports on court room trial proceedings.
Fleshlight Files Suit Against Leading Novelty Companies
Jul 6, 2010 10:30 AM PDTSex toy manufacturer Interactive Life Forms, maker of Fleshlight and sex-in-a-can, filed patent infringement complaints against 25 companies to stop sales of sex toys in the U.S. that use its technology.
Private, Bluebird Films Distribution Deal Goes Sour
Jul 2, 2010 1:45 PM PDTBluebird Films parent company Eyeworld said it has filed a $1 million suit against Fraserside Holdings, an affiliate of Private, because Fraserside refuses to acknowledge the termination of a joint venture agreement that allowed it worldwide distribution of Bluebird’s content.
FlavaWorks Loses Appeal Over CocoDorm Challenge
Jun 30, 2010 8:00 AM PDTA federal appeals court has ruled against Miami-based FlavaWorks, operator of member site CocoDorm.com.
Exxxotica Sues Adultcon Over 19 Domain Names
Jun 29, 2010 6:45 PM PDTExxxotica's parent company has taken a legal shot against competing adult-consumer show operator Adultcon, claiming that its owner is squatting on 19 domain names.
Tempers Flare Over Performer Safety
Jun 29, 2010 5:45 PM PDTAbout a 100 adult industry professionals packed a meeting room in downtown Los Angeles this morning for the first Cal/OSHA advisory panel to modify current state health code to provide maximum safety for adult performers.
Playboy Sues Rapper for Infringement
Jun 28, 2010 6:00 PM PDTPlayboy Enterprises has filed a lawsuit against rapper Drake for copyright infringement.
RockHard Combating Counterfeiters
Jun 28, 2010 1:00 PM PDTRockHard Laboratories says it is taking action against several companies in China and the U.S. to stop the importation, distribution and sale of counterfeit products and the unauthorized use of RockHard Laboratories trademarks.
Former Porn Actors File Suit Against AIM
Jun 28, 2010 9:00 AM PDTTwo former porn actresses have filed a class action lawsuit against the Adult Industry Medical Health Care Foundation (AIM), over privacy breaches of their protected patient health data and deceptive business practices.
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Data Privacy Is Tightening Up in the E.U.
Have you begun preparing for GDPR? If you are like most, you haven’t even heard of GDPR, but also if you are like most, it is going to affect your business, starting May 25, 2018. The GDPR, or General...
Could Adult Content Be Banned?
Earlier this month, I met with the Free Speech Coalition’s board of directors for our annual review. Despite the headwinds our industry faces, politically and economically, we are, as an organization,...