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Penthouse, W. Hollywood Nightclub Settle Trademark Suit
Nov 14, 2016 2:04 PM PSTPenthouse Global Media and the owners of the legendary Factory Nightclub in West Hollywood have quietly settled a trademark infringement suit that claimed the sprawling club poached the “Penthouse” mark for various events.
Sex Worker Rally Slated for Tuesday in Sacramento
Nov 11, 2016 9:49 AM PSTSex workers in California have had enough, says Maxine Doogan of the Erotic Service Providers Union.
Kink.com's Insurer Must Pay Porn HIV Litigation Costs — Judge
Nov 11, 2016 9:08 AM PSTA federal judge yesterday told Kink.com’s insurer that it can’t avoid covering litigation costs over performers infected with HIV.
Stagliano: Prop 60 Defeated Thanks to Porn Activists
Nov 9, 2016 4:43 PM PSTEvil Angel founder John Stagliano said today that thanks to porn activists, Proposition 60 was defeated.
Studio Heads Weigh In on Trump as President
Nov 9, 2016 3:51 PM PSTDonald Trump triumphed last night, and now the adult entertainment biz is trying to figure out what it all means.
Facebook Asks Court to Toss Former Adult Star's $1B Suit
Nov 9, 2016 1:50 PM PSTFacebook has asked a federal court to toss a $1 billion libel suit filed by a former adult star who claims that the company allowed lies to circulate about her on the social media site.
Calif. Voters Reject Prop 60
Nov 9, 2016 2:57 AM PSTCalifornia voters have rejected Proposition 60, the ballot measure that would have imposed draconian rules on stakeholders of the adult film industry and likely would have chased production out of state if it had passed.
FSC's Leue: Every Voice Made a Difference
Nov 8, 2016 4:23 PM PSTThe Free Speech Coalition’s executive director, Eric Paul Leue, today penned a letter directed at the adult entertainment industry, focusing on the strength of community involvement and the results that can be achieved when a group is united.
Mindbrowse to Host 'Taboo by Context' Panel at XBIZ 2017
Nov 8, 2016 4:10 PM PSTMindbrowse has announced plans to host a special panel at the upcoming XBIZ 2017, presented by premier cam network Camgasm.
Video: 'VICE News Tonight' Looks at 'No on Prop 60' Argument
Nov 8, 2016 10:46 AM PSTHBO televised last night the season opener of “VICE News Tonight,” which chronicled the road to Proposition 60 and the argument against the measure.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Visa Cracks Down on ‘Shell’ Billing Firms
There was a time not so long ago when website operators created billing companies in favorable jurisdictions, whose sole purpose was to bill customers for services provided by the operator and remit the...
Retailers Forecast Consumer Trends for 2017
With the New Year barreling down upon us, retailers already are anticipating product categories to grow, and what both vendors and consumers can expect in the coming year. Promotions for 2017 and the release...