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Baseball Ruling Bolsters Online Privacy Rights

Baseball Ruling Bolsters Online Privacy Rights

Aug 28, 2009 4:30 PM PDT
A federal court ruling in the world of professional baseball may affect online privacy for people everywhere.
Prosecutors Drop Battery Charge Against Stormy Daniels

Prosecutors Drop Battery Charge Against Stormy Daniels

Aug 28, 2009 9:00 AM PDT
Florida prosecutors have decided to drop a misdemeanor battery charge against adult performer and director Stormy Daniels, XBIZ has learned.
Dutch Court to Bit Torrent Site Mininova: Remove Links

Dutch Court to Bit Torrent Site Mininova: Remove Links

Aug 27, 2009 4:00 PM PDT
Bit torrent site Mininova has been ordered to remove all links to copyrighted material, including adult videos.
Legal Fight Over FriendFinder Acquisition Apparently Settled

Legal Fight Over FriendFinder Acquisition Apparently Settled

Aug 27, 2009 12:30 PM PDT
Penthouse Media Group apparently has settled with Broadstream Capital Partners, which alleged it breached a joint venture deal over the purchase of FriendFinder.
Arrow Suit Against VCX to Include ‘Devil’ Series

Arrow Suit Against VCX to Include ‘Devil’ Series

Aug 26, 2009 2:45 PM PDT
Arrow Productions has expanded its "Deep Throat" trademark and copyright infringement suit. Now it has added “The Devil in Miss Jones” series to its complaint.
L.A. County: Public Need for Intervention in Porn Biz ‘Minimal’

L.A. County: Public Need for Intervention in Porn Biz ‘Minimal’

Aug 25, 2009 1:15 PM PDT
The L.A. County Department of Public Health has plainly stated in response to a lawsuit filed by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation that it doesn’t see a compelling public interest to require the use of condoms in adult movie production.
Suit: Facebook Invades Privacy, Sells Personal Data

Suit: Facebook Invades Privacy, Sells Personal Data

Aug 25, 2009 1:00 PM PDT
New allegations reveal that Facebook permits third parties access to mine information without users' knowledge or consent. Facebook also has approved placing sexually oriented ads, a suit says.
Loophole Invalidates U.K. DVD Age-Rating Law

Loophole Invalidates U.K. DVD Age-Rating Law

Aug 25, 2009 9:15 AM PDT
A routine check of U.K. law has discovered a loophole that means retailers who sell restricted materials — like violent video games and 18-rated DVDs — to children cannot be prosecuted.
New Sensations Draws Fire From 20th Century Fox Over ‘X-Files’ Parody

New Sensations Draws Fire From 20th Century Fox Over ‘X-Files’ Parody

Aug 24, 2009 4:45 PM PDT
Digital Sin/New Sensations has agreed to change the name of its forthcoming “dark parody” of the “X-Files” after receiving a cease and desist letter from 20th Century Fox.
U.S. Wants to Exclude Stagliano’s Views on Obscenity Laws

U.S. Wants to Exclude Stagliano’s Views on Obscenity Laws

Aug 24, 2009 3:45 PM PDT
Justice Department attorneys filed a pre-trial motion Friday to exclude from evidence Evil Angel founder John Stagliano’s personal views he made public after he was indicted on seven counts of obscenity.

LEGAL PERSPECTIVES

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... More »

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... More »

Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances

Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:... More »
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