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Sex.com Goes on Auction Block
Feb 18, 2010 4:45 PM PSTSex.com is on the auction block, but the eventual selling price could weed out potential suitors.
Ira Isaacs to Make U.S. Supreme Court Appeal
Feb 18, 2010 3:15 PM PSTThe Ira Isaacs obscenity case could be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.
RedTube Wins WIPO Fight Over Domain Name
Feb 18, 2010 12:30 PM PSTLast month, RedTube’s parent company Bright Imperial Ltd. won a little-noticed WIPO decision — it was able to convince an arbitrator to order a transfer the domain HQRedTube.com from an Estonia man.
RedTube Wants to Start Serving Subpoenas After Email Threat
Feb 17, 2010 5:15 PM PSTRedTube attorneys asked a federal judge today to allow them to start serving subpoenas on hacking suspects.
Suit Over CollegeWildParties Shoot Is Settled
Feb 16, 2010 2:45 PM PSTThe long-winded battle between Heather Kertesz and CollegeWildParties.com has come to a screeching halt, with an apparent settlement among the parties.
Pink Visual Files $6.75M Suit Against Brazzers
Feb 16, 2010 10:45 AM PSTPink Visual’s holding company has filed suit against the owners of Brazzers over four company-owned tube sites.
Texas Justices Weighing Free Speech Rights With 'Pole Tax'
Feb 16, 2010 6:00 AM PSTOral arguments are slated for March 25 in a Texas Supreme Court case that may decide whether the government can tax content protected by the 1st Amendment.
Brazzers Parent Fighting $6.4 Million Forfeiture Suit
Feb 15, 2010 1:45 PM PSTThe parent company of Brazzers has filed a motion to dismiss the forfeiture of $6.4 million after U.S. regulators traced numerous transactions with third-party credit card processors, including those in Israel.
Zoey Zane Murder Suspect Is Convicted
Feb 12, 2010 3:30 PM PSTJurors on Friday afternoon convicted the accused murderer of Internet solo girl Zoe Zane.
Veoh to File Chapter 7; Copyright Battles Took Toll
Feb 12, 2010 12:00 PM PSTA sour economy and civil litigation — including one suit filed by Titan Media Group’s parent company — have prompted video website Veoh.com to file for bankruptcy.
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...