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Topco Prevails at the U.S. Supreme Court
Oct 7, 2009 3:30 PM PDTThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday, without comment, declined to hear an appeal by Know Mind Enterprises in its bid to appeal a patent ruling over slippery borosilicate glass.
Playboy Settles Suit Over Christy Canyon’s Radio Sex Acts
Oct 7, 2009 11:15 AM PDTPlayboy has settled a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by a former “Night Calls” producer who alleged that the host repeatedly demanded on-air to “ass-wax” her.
FSC Plans to File Suit Today Over 2257 Regs
Oct 7, 2009 12:00 AM PDTThe Free Speech Coalition said it plans to file a lawsuit Wednesday with 14 other plaintiffs challenging revised record-keeping rules.
Embedded Media Patent Suit Targets Playboy, New Frontier
Oct 6, 2009 3:00 PM PDTPlayboy Enterprises, New Frontier Media and 20 mainstream companies have been hit with a suit over technology that allows browsers to include embedded media and applications.
FTC OKs Blogger Rules for Online Marketing
Oct 6, 2009 2:00 PM PDTThe Federal Trade Commission has approved new rules that are expected to change how bloggers endorse products and services.
DOJ: Internal Policies Irrelevant to Obscenity Case
Oct 6, 2009 2:00 PM PDTJustice Department attorneys, in a brief filed Monday in the obscenity trial of Torture Portal operator Barry Goldman, said that the government’s internal policies are irrelevant to his prosecution.
CNN Asks ‘Does Sex Still Sell?’
Oct 6, 2009 11:00 AM PDTIn an article published yesterday, CNN covered last month’s Exxxotica Expo and approached adult industry professionals and performers with questions about the state of the business.
Playboy Taps Vaickus as New President
Oct 6, 2009 10:00 AM PDTPlayboy Enterprises on Tuesday named Alex Vaickus as president, a new position that will oversee all of its divisions.
FSC Suit That Sought to Block Utah Registry Is Dismissed
Oct 5, 2009 11:45 PM PDTA federal judge has dismissed a suit waged by the Free Speech Coalition over Utah’s Child Protection Registry.
Jimmy Flynt Sr. Ordered to Continue LFP Deposition
Oct 5, 2009 1:00 PM PDTA judge on Friday ordered Jimmy Flynt Sr. to continue with his deposition over the use of the “Flynt” name on Flynt Media Corp. products.
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