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Free Speech Coalition Holds Fundraiser Party
Jul 30, 2009 5:00 AM PDT"This has been a great event," FSC Executive Director Diane Duke told XBIZ. "It's been an excellent evening for the Free Speech Coalition. We're very excited about tonight."
Reality Kings Asks Judge to Dismiss Flower Tucci’s Suit
Jul 29, 2009 5:15 PM PDTAn attorney for Reality Kings has asked a federal judge to dismiss performer Flower Tucci’s infringement and cybersquatting lawsuit.
Dell Gets Into the Digital Forensics Business
Jul 29, 2009 7:00 AM PDTComputer giant Dell has entered into another segment of the digital marketplace — forensics.
Stormy Daniels Arrested for Domestic Violence
Jul 28, 2009 5:30 PM PDTAdult performer and director Stormy Daniels was arrested Saturday for a domestic-violence misdemeanor.
Jamaica's 1st Anti-CP Bill Gets Senate Approval
Jul 28, 2009 3:00 PM PDTThe bill outlaws production, possession, importation, exportation and distribution of child pornography in Jamaica.
Generic Domain Name Can’t Be Trademarked, U.S. Court Rules
Jul 28, 2009 8:45 AM PDTSometimes domain names are just too generic to be trademarked. Witness last week’s outcome of Hotels.com’s bid to register its trademark — a federal appeals court flatly rejected it.
Cammarata Suffers Setback in RedTube Suit
Jul 27, 2009 2:00 PM PDTA judge has ruled in favor of some of the defendants in the lawsuit filed by TeenRevenue founder Kevin Cammarata against tube site RedTube and its advertisers.
Torture Portal Owner Indicted on 8 Obscenity Counts
Jul 27, 2009 12:45 PM PDTPornographer Barry Goldman, who operates Torture Portal, Masters of Pain and Bacchus Studios, has been charged by a federal grand jury in Newark, N.J. with distributing obscene DVDs through the mail.
Woodhull Freedom Foundation Sets 'Evening of Sexual Freedom'
Jul 27, 2009 6:00 AM PDTThe foundation promotes the ideals of Victoria Woodhull, a progressive and outspoken nineteenth-century Suffragette who introduced sex-positive values to America during the repressive Victorian era.
Pitbull Declines Blatino Awards Nominations
Jul 25, 2009 8:00 AM PDTAll-male studio Pitbull Productions has declined its recent Blatino Awards nominations, citing a history of litigation with a show organizer.
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...