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Wired.com, Mozilla, CDT Join FSC for Discussion on Site Security
Jan 11, 2017 6:00 AM PSTLeading tech journalists and security experts will join the Free Speech Coalition on Thursday for a panel discussion on the risks adult sites face from hacking, malware and other cyberattacks — as well as how to prevent them.
Hustler Hollywood Files Suit After City Rejects New Store
Jan 9, 2017 11:55 AM PSTHustler Hollywood has filed a federal lawsuit against the city of Indianapolis over a zoning denial that the company said is infringing on its constitutional right to operate one of its stores.
Ela Darling Earns Runner-Up Seat in Delegate Race
Jan 7, 2017 4:10 PM PSTEla Darling and members of a progressive slate she ran with weren’t elected as delegates for the Democratic Assembly in Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley.
U.S. Judge: Key Portions of 2257 Are Unconstitutional
Jan 6, 2017 3:40 PM PSTA federal judge today, siding with the Free Speech Coalition and other plaintiffs, declared unconstitutional key portions of 18 U.S.C. §§2257 and 2257A, the federal performer record-keeping statutes for adult entertainment producers.
Kayla Wingert Named CSPH Executive Director
Jan 5, 2017 12:42 PM PSTThe board of directors for the Center for Sexual Pleasure and Health (CSPH) has announced that Kayla Wingert has been appointed executive director.
Ela Darling Seeks Seat as Democratic Assembly District Delegate
Jan 4, 2017 11:16 PM PSTEla Darling, the Adult Performer Advocacy Committee president and longtime adult performer, is running for a seat as a Democratic Assembly district delegate on Saturday.
2 Domains Ordered Transferred to xHamster
Jan 4, 2017 11:40 AM PSTRuling in a cybersquatting case, an arbitrator has ordered the domain names xHamsterDeutsch.biz and xHamsterDeutsch.net transferred to the company that operates adult tube site xHamster.com.
Chatroulette Wins Domain Case Involving Site With Adult Click-Throughs
Dec 26, 2016 5:06 PM PSTThe domain name MonChatroulette.com was ordered transferred last week to the Russian owner of the widely popular Chatroulette, the mainstream chat site that pairs random users together for cam-based conversations.
New Felony Charges Filed Against Backpage.com Operators
Dec 26, 2016 2:01 PM PSTNew pimping and money laundering charges have been filed against the operators of Backpage.com, just two weeks after a judge tossed a similar case filed by state Attorney General Kamala Harris.
South Carolina Legislator Buys Into HTPA's Porn-Filter Plan
Dec 21, 2016 10:31 AM PSTA South Carolina legislator has bought into what the HTPA has been offering.
WEB / TECH NEWS
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...
2017 Outlook: Legal Matters Around the Corner
The adult entertainment business’ legal community recently weighed in the top issues that companies and the industry, as a whole, should be concerned about. XBIZ asked industry attorneys to discuss...
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...