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Corbin Fisher Wins $990,000 Judgment Against Alleged Pirate
Feb 9, 2010 12:15 PM PSTGay adult studio Corbin Fisher was awarded a $990,000 judgment by a federal court over the Texas entrepreneur who allegedly burned 66 Corbin Fisher videos to DVD, later selling them on eBay.
TMZ Reports Hefner Sued by Playboy Shareholder
Feb 9, 2010 7:00 AM PSTCelebrity tracker site TMZ reported that Hugh Hefner has been sued by a Playboy shareholder claiming the company is falling apart and Hefner has sabotaged two recent deals in the last six months so he can continue to live his lavish lifestyle.
RedTube, WEG Settle Suit Over Leaked Trade Secrets
Feb 8, 2010 1:45 PM PSTA judge this morning discharged claims over allegations of leaked confidential documents, poached business secrets and cybersquatting.
FriendFinder Pulls Its Initial Public Offering
Feb 5, 2010 11:15 AM PSTFriendFinder Networks has shelved its planned initial public offering indefinitely. The company, in a statement, said that it would not proceed with an IPO “until market conditions improve.”
11th Circuit Affirms Max Hardcore’s Convictions
Feb 3, 2010 10:00 AM PSTA three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday affirmed Max Hardcore’s convictions but remanded the case to the lower court to revisit his sentencing, which it said the lower court assessed in error.
L.A. County Officials Won’t Require Condoms for Adult Performers
Feb 2, 2010 4:45 PM PSTThe county's public health chief says regulating the porn biz “is very, very difficult to implement.”
ASACP to Be Featured at XBIZ LA 2010
Feb 2, 2010 4:00 PM PSTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) has announced its participation in the upcoming XBIZ LA event.
Dutch Government Passes Anti-Bestiality Laws
Feb 2, 2010 12:15 PM PSTThe Dutch Senate passed laws today prohibiting sex with animals and the distribution of virtual materials depicting bestiality.
U.S. Bears Burden of Proving 2257’s Constitutionality, FSC Says
Feb 2, 2010 6:00 AM PSTTrade group challenges opposition for injunction over revised record-keeping rules.
XBIZ LA Mobile Site Offers Groundbreaking Features
Jan 28, 2010 3:30 PM PSTThe mobile companion site of XBIZLA.com is the ideal resource for attendees of the three-day digital trade event offering a detailed event schedule and the ability to contact other attendees from any mobile device.
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