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Porn Guardian Teams Up With Xvid Solutions
Mar 24, 2015 11:37 AM PDTPorn Guardian (aka Piracy Stops Here) has added another tool to it arsenal of piracy-fighting weapons with Xvid’s new AutoGraph fingerprinting service.
Gay Porn Star Jarec Wentworth to Be Arraigned Thursday
Mar 23, 2015 2:51 PM PDTGay porn star JarecWentworth, who has shot more than 70 gay porn scenes, was put under FBI surveillance and arrested after allegedly extorting $500,000 and an Audi R8 worth $180,000 from an unnamed victim.
APAC Urges 'Compassion' During Production Hold
Mar 20, 2015 7:00 PM PDTThe Adult Performer Advocacy Committee (APAC) has issued an advisory relative to the precautionary production hold called by the Free Speech Coalition after a possible positive test for HIV by an adult performer using the PASS (Performer Availability Screening Service) system.
MetArt Files Infringement Suits Targeting 17 Adult Tube Sites
Mar 19, 2015 4:13 PM PDTThe MetArt Network has filed 10 copyright infringement lawsuits targeting 17 adult tube sites in the past month.
Lesbian Kiss Has Korean Regulators Weighing ‘Obscenity’ Violations
Mar 19, 2015 3:09 PM PDTKorea’s communications regulator is weighing whether cable channel JTBC should be held civilly liable for airing lesbian kissing scenes between two schoolgirls in its drama "Detectives of Seonam Girls High School."
AdultShop.com Wins Cybersquatting Case Over 'Warehouse' Site
Mar 19, 2015 10:53 AM PDTOne of Australia’s top pleasure products retailers today scored a victory at WIPO when arbitrators ordered a competing company to hand over its similar domain name.
AHF Protest Makes Demand for New Porn Production Rules
Mar 18, 2015 8:14 PM PDTThe AIDS Healthcare Foundation is planning a protest in Sacramento tomorrow over what the organization says is Cal/OSHA’s five-year delay in amending and clarifying California’s bloodborne pathogens statutes over condom use in adult film production.
Oklahoma Strip Club Bill Seeks to ‘Protect’ Rural Way
Mar 17, 2015 11:37 AM PDTA new state bill called “The Rural Way of Life Protection Act” would restrict where gentlemen’s clubs can operate in unincorporated areas.
ModelMayhem Granted Rehearing in 'Failure to Warn' Case
Mar 16, 2015 3:24 PM PDTLawyers for ModelMayhem.com will be back at the 9th U.S. Court of Appeals on Wednesday arguing that the site shouldn’t be held civilly liable in the case of two site users who lured a woman to a bogus casting call where they drugged and raped her.
Studio That Sued Over ‘Michael Lucas' La Dolce Vita’ Loses Again
Mar 13, 2015 4:32 PM PDTInternational Media Films, the mainstream film studio that filed an infringement lawsuit and lost against gay adult company Lucas Entertainment Inc. over “Michael Lucas' La Dolce Vita" several years ago, has lost again at federal court over the Federico Fellini classic.
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