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Wentworth Sentenced to Nearly 6 Years in Federal Prison
Oct 27, 2015 2:26 PM PDTA federal judge today sentenced gay porn star Jarec Wentworth to five years and 10 months in prison. He also was ordered to serve three years of supervised release following his 70-month prison term.
Publicity Mounts Over ‘Revenge of the Petites’ Shoot
Oct 27, 2015 12:01 PM PDTATKingdom keeps on riding a wave of publicity after it was disclosed earlier this month that it filmed “Revenge of the Petites” at a Los Angeles high school.
E.U. Passes Net Neutrality Laws, Rejects Loophole-Closing Amendments
Oct 27, 2015 10:43 AM PDTWhen the European Parliament voted in favor of net neutrality legislation on Tuesday afternoon, they rejected four loophole-killing amendments that would have more strongly prevented tiered Internet services.
Europe Votes on Future of Its Internet Tomorrow
Oct 26, 2015 3:39 PM PDTThe European Union tomorrow will vote on a set of Internet rules that will determine how millions of citizens in the 28-nation bloc will access the web.
8 More Penis Pill Brands Blacklisted
Oct 26, 2015 9:16 AM PDTThe Food and Drug Administration today advised consumers to not purchase eight penis pill brands.
EFF Seeks Rehearing in Takedown Notification Case
Oct 24, 2015 12:00 PM PDTThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has been asked to revisit the “dancing baby” case by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.
FDA Places S.W.A.G.G.E.R Penis Pills on Black List
Oct 23, 2015 4:00 PM PDTThe Food and Drug Administration on Friday said it is advising consumers not to purchase or use S.W.A.G.G.E.R Extreme Capsules, a product promoted for sexual enhancement.
ServiPorno’s Operator Served With Infringement Suit
Oct 23, 2015 12:17 PM PDTThe operator of a suite of adult tube sites who allegedly bragged and brazenly admitted on GFY.com that he stole other companies’ content to line his own pockets has been sued over copyright infringement charges at Las Vegas federal court.
ESPLER Project’s Doogan to Speak Today to Legislators
Oct 20, 2015 5:41 AM PDTMaxine Doogan, president of Erotic Services Providers Providers Legal Education and Research Project, or ESPLER Project, today will present at the California State Assembly’s Committee on Public Safety an informational hearing on human trafficking.
Pink Visual, Motherless Argue Infringement Case in Front of 9th Circuit
Oct 19, 2015 1:50 PM PDTThe 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today heard Pink Visual’s appeal over a federal court ruling made in 2013 that granted summary judgment to adult tube site Motherless.com in an infringement case.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Porn ‘Public Health Crisis’ Is False, Dangerous
We are witnessing the early stages of a moral panic, the likes of which we have not seen since the Reagan Administration. As I write this, there are 27 states in the process of passing mandatory porn...
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...