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Kink: S.F. Public Health Looked Into John Doe’s Claims in 2013
May 11, 2015 11:54 AM PDTKink.com attorney Karen Tynan says that a lawsuit filed against the company by an unnamed performer, John Doe, is without merit.
Extortion Trial Begins Tuesday for Jarec Wentworth
May 8, 2015 3:23 PM PDTThe trial for gay porn star Jarec Wentworth, who faces a multicount indictment on federal extortion charges, gets underway Tuesday morning.
Inn Productions Defaults on Deal for .xxx Domains, Official Says
May 8, 2015 11:02 AM PDTInn Productions Inc., which in late March struck a $500,000 deal with ICM Registry for more than 30 .xxx domain properties, has defaulted on the agreement, an official at the registry said.
Mistress R’eal Appeals ATVOD Decision
May 7, 2015 3:06 PM PDTMistress R’eal, the dominatrix whose scenes on Clips4Sale.com were the subject of a recent ATVOD probe and determination, has appealed the U.K. video-on-demand regulator’s decision that she breached Rule 14.
Former Performer Claims HIV Infection at Porn Shoot, Sues Kink.com
May 7, 2015 12:51 PM PDTKink.com has been hit with a civil claim that seeks unspecified compensatory and punitive damages from a former adult performer identified only as John Doe who said he contracted HIV on the porn set.
UDRP Decision Hinges on Non-English Character Set Infringement
May 7, 2015 9:42 AM PDTThe company operating XVideos.com was successful again in a cybersquatting claim adjudicated at WIPO, but the latest case shows the need for adult entertainment brands to be on the lookout for more than just the obvious.
Prenda Law’s Strategy at 9th Circuit Baffles Legal Peers
May 6, 2015 2:05 PM PDTPrenda Law awaits a ruling from the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that most legal experts say won’t favor the firm.
XVideoNow Domain Name Ordered Transferred to XVideos
May 6, 2015 9:54 AM PDTThe domain name XVideoNow.com has been ordered transferred by a WIPO arbitrator over to the company behind XVideos.com.
AHF Says Calif. ‘Safer Sex’ Initiative Is Ready for Ballot
May 5, 2015 1:21 PM PDTThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation, sponsor of the measure to create a statewide condom law for the adult entertainment industry, has collected more than 25 percent of the voter signatures needed to qualify the measure for California’s November 2016 presidential election ballot.
Backlash Responds to U.K. Laws Exploiting ‘Selfie Culture’
May 5, 2015 12:10 PM PDTBacklash today announced plans to provide legal advice to 16- to 18-year-olds who send each other consensual sexually explicit images but have been threatened with criminal prosecution for possessing those images of themselves and shared consensually.
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