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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.
AFF Still a Defendant in Epic Cash’s Suit Against Zango, Judge Rules
Apr 6, 2009 3:00 PM PDTA Santa Clara Superior Court judge last week rejected AdultFriendFinder’s motion to dismiss as co-defendant from a suit brought on by affiliate program Epic Cash over Zango’s pop-up advertising.
U.S. Judge Rules Md. County’s Strip Club Law Unconstitutional
Apr 6, 2009 7:00 AM PDTA federal judge Thursday struck down a Prince George’s County law that would have erased from the map most strip clubs that serve alcohol.
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