Home > News > Legal News • Bookmark   • Newsletters   • Register Search Options

XBIZ | Adult Entertainment Law | Porn Law

Jill Kelly Releases All Rights to Copyrights

Jill Kelly Releases All Rights to Copyrights

Apr 12, 2006 1:29 PM PDT
Jill Kelly Productions has submitted to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court a final list of the company’s assets that will be put up for auction on April 17 at 3 p.m. on the 3rd floor of a Woodland Hills courtroom.
Online Marketers Settle in 1st Joint State-FTC Action

Online Marketers Settle in 1st Joint State-FTC Action

Apr 12, 2006 11:30 AM PDT
A pair of Los Angeles online marketers have settled with the state of California and the FTC over Can-Spam violations. Rick Yang and Peonie Pui Ting Chen, and the spam operation they ran under the corporate names Optin Global Inc. and Vision Media Limited Corp., will pay $2.4 million.
Pandering Provision of The Protect Act Found Unconstitutional

Pandering Provision of The Protect Act Found Unconstitutional

Apr 8, 2006 6:00 AM PDT
A federal appeals court struck down the pandering provision of the Protect Act, ruling that the provision, which makes it a crime to distribute material purported to contain obscene depictions of minors engaging in sexual activity, was overbroad.
Contract Talks Over .XXX Have FSC Concerned

Contract Talks Over .XXX Have FSC Concerned

Apr 7, 2006 12:00 PM PDT
Just when it looked like ICANN had buckled under U.S. Commerce Department pressure to shelve the proposed .XXX top-level domain, leaving ICM Registry in the cold, the Free Speech Coalition is concerned that .XXX may once again be alive and well. At issue are a series of correspondences between ICANN’s General Advisory Committee, Commerce and ICM regarding contract provisions that, if adopted, would be binding on all .XXX domains.
U.K. Police Halt Massive DVD Piracy Operation

U.K. Police Halt Massive DVD Piracy Operation

Apr 6, 2006 3:30 PM PDT
Police are claiming the largest DVD piracy bust in England’s history following the raid of a factory that contained 500 DVD burners churning out an estimates 2,700 DVDs every hour.
Sex Blogger 1st Amendment Case Moving Forward

Sex Blogger 1st Amendment Case Moving Forward

Apr 6, 2006 11:30 AM PDT
A U.S. District Court has shot down a defendant’s motion to dismiss an invasion of privacy lawsuit from a former co-worker concerning details of their sex life she posted on her blog.
Court Considers HIV Disclosure Case

Court Considers HIV Disclosure Case

Apr 5, 2006 1:01 PM PDT
In a case that could potentially impact the adult entertainment industry, the California Supreme Court is reviewing a controversial lawsuit involving a woman seeking damages from a partner who she claims failed to inform her that he was HIV positive.
Homeland Security Official Charged With Seducing Child Online

Homeland Security Official Charged With Seducing Child Online

Apr 5, 2006 11:30 AM PDT
An official of the Department of Homeland Security has been charged with using his computer to seduce what he thought was a 14-year-old girl.
Residentially-based Porn Companies Face Restrictions

Residentially-based Porn Companies Face Restrictions

Apr 4, 2006 3:30 PM PDT
In what could create a potential domino effect for California-based adult companies, city officials are looking to restrict the operation of adult businesses in residential areas and plan to beef up local ordinances to account for changes in technology.
XMart Owner Files Suit Against Sheriff’s Office

XMart Owner Files Suit Against Sheriff’s Office

Apr 4, 2006 10:30 AM PDT
75 Retail Enterprises Inc., owner of XMart Adult Supercenter, filed suit in U.S. District Court against Sumter County Sheriff William Farmer, claiming that he unconstitutionally seized 22,000 videos from the store in violation of the 1st, 4th and 14th Amendments.

PROFILES & BIOS

Evil Angel Chief Adam Grayson Champions Brand Evolution

Evil Angel is hardcore. More than a quarter-century after John Stagliano revolutionized adult filmmaking with his unique brand of gonzo titles and a lucrative director-as-producer business model, CFO Adam... More »

WIA Profile: Lupe Martinez

Each month, industry news media organization XBIZ spotlights the career accomplishments and outstanding contributions of Women in Adult. WIA profiles offer an intimate look at the professional lives of... More »

Jose Sanz Weaves a Profitable Tapestry at FreeWebCams

Navigating the complexities of customer service in the camming industry is a varied and oftentimes chaotic task, pulling even the most seasoned professionals in a multitude of directions. Fortunately for... More »
XBIZ NEWSLETTERS
Stay informed of the latest industry developments. Get XBIZ newsletters delivered to your inbox. Subscribe today!
Enter email address:

* To manage existing subscriptions click here.






POPULAR PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Submit your press release to
multiple news outlets with 1 click.
Subscribe to RSS news feeds or
add free content to your website.
Access XBIZ news and articles
with your mobile device.
Subscribe to XBIZ Premiere magazine, the industry's leading adult retail trade publications, delivering the most timely and comprehensive business news and information to producers and retailers of adult products.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Latin America Adult Business Expo

Jul 10 - Jul 12
Cartagena, Colombia

ANME Founders Show

Jul 16 - Jul 18
Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport

QWEBEC Expo

Aug 03 - Aug 06
Montreal, Quebec

XBIZ Berlin 2017

Sep 11 - Sep 14
Berlin, Germany
Everyday thousands of business professionals browse XBIZ's industry directory for quality products and services. Not listed yet? Your company could be losing potential new business. Submit your company today!
Use XBIZ RSS feeds to stay informed of the latest industry developments or as a content syndication tool for your website!