XBIZ | Adult Entertainment Law | Porn Law
DatingGold to Make Splash With XSF ‘09 Pool Sponsorship
Apr 15, 2009 4:30 PM PDTDating program powerhouse DatingGold has signed on as Exclusive Pool Sponsor for the highly anticipated 2009 XBIZ Summer Forum, ready to rock Las Vegas at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino June 3-5.
Adult Attorney, Former Program Owner Launches MyAdultAttorney.com
Apr 15, 2009 11:30 AM PDTAn adult program owner-turned-attorney has launched MyAdultAttorney.com as an industry go-to site for legal advice and assistance regarding specific issues, including contract law, 2257, Digital Millennium Copyright Act matters and civil litigation.
XBIZ Served With Lawsuit From Rival AVN
Apr 14, 2009 12:30 PM PDTAdult Video News has filed suit against XBIZ, claiming it misappropriated trade secrets when it hired a former AVN sales executive.
eHarmony Lacks 'Scientific' Date-Matching System, Suit Says
Apr 13, 2009 6:00 PM PDTeHarmony.com says it has a "scientifically proven system" to match its customers with appropriate partners but, according to a lawsuit, it has no such system.
University of Maryland to Set Porn Policy
Apr 10, 2009 3:00 PM PDTThe fallout from last week's canceled screening of "Pirates II" continues as the University System of Maryland's Board of Regents today directed Chancellor William E. Kirwan to develop policy recommendations for sexually explicit material on campus.
Calif. Bill Would Expand Illegal-Image Prosecutions
Apr 10, 2009 1:30 PM PDTA bill is wending through California's Legislature that would rewrite obscenity and child porn laws and provide more ammunition to prosecutors by treating each illegal image as a “distinct and separate offense.”
TeenRevenue Founder Slaps RedTube With $40M Suit
Apr 9, 2009 4:30 PM PDTKevin Cammarata, TeenRevenue's founder, has filed a $40 million lawsuit against operators of RedTube.
Sweden Targets Adult Webcam Tax Evaders
Apr 9, 2009 7:00 AM PDTThe Skatteverket, also known as Sweden’s tax authority, has turned its attention to adult webcam performers who may not be paying their fair share of personal income tax.
4 Countries on Tax Haven List Pledge to Comply
Apr 7, 2009 12:45 PM PDTCosta Rica, the Philippines, Malaysia and Uruguay are now off a black list of countries that have not committed to the internationally agreed tax standards.
Privacy Claim Based on Republication of Web Posting Is Rejected
Apr 6, 2009 4:15 PM PDTComments posted on a publicly accessible website are not private and the poster cannot sue for invasion of privacy when the comments are republished, according to a California appellate court.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Camming Issue: Models vs. Affiliates
One of the most contentious conversations among cam models today involves affiliate promotions that include unauthorized photos or videos of the models. This isn’t a matter of a model’s, network’s,...
Camming Issue: Profits on Rise for Performers
It’s been 20 years since JenniCam rocked the infant internet with the first adult-oriented live cam shows, revealing the intimate details of this groundbreaking cam performer’s daily life —...
Caring About Camming: Academia Takes a Closer Look
Editor’s Note: Rachel Stuart is a PhD Researcher at the University of Kent’s School of Sociology, Social Policy and Research, undertaking an investigation of some of camming’s nuances,...