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More Companies Sell Compliance

More Companies Sell Compliance

Jun 13, 2005 12:40 PM PDT
With amended "2257" regulations slated to take effect next week, some adult companies are using new compliance tools as lures for potential customers.
Congress Introduces Patent Reform

Congress Introduces Patent Reform

Jun 12, 2005 12:17 PM PDT
U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, has introduced a bill that would change the standard for awarding patents from first to invent a technology to the first to file an application, making it easier to contest patents once they are granted.
Former Adult Star Paid to Quit Job

Former Adult Star Paid to Quit Job

Jun 12, 2005 6:22 AM PDT
An employee of Sweden’s national medicine authority was asked to step down from her job interviewing drug addicts after her bosses discovered she had previously worked in hardcore films in the United States.
Montana Man Sentenced for Transport of Obscene Materials

Montana Man Sentenced for Transport of Obscene Materials

Jun 11, 2005 6:04 AM PDT
Assistant Attorney General John C. Richter announced the sentencing of a man this week to 30 months in prison for conspiring to transport obscene materials through the mail.
California’s Baby Dolls Theater Loses Key Ruling

California’s Baby Dolls Theater Loses Key Ruling

Jun 10, 2005 2:01 PM PDT
In an important ruling for California offline adult companies, an appellate court had decided that a strip club can be shut out of a municipality even if there is no available property within the city where the establishment could lawfully be operated.
FSC to Fight Patriot Act at Erotica LA

FSC to Fight Patriot Act at Erotica LA

Jun 10, 2005 8:00 AM PDT
One day after a Senate panel voted to renew and expand key provisions of the Patriot Act, the FSC announced it would sponsor a political action center at Erotica LA, June 10-12 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, to help rally support for the repeal of the Act.
OC Cash Sends Cease-and-Desist to XPCash

OC Cash Sends Cease-and-Desist to XPCash

Jun 9, 2005 2:18 PM PDT
XPCash has temporarily shut down its site after OC Cash attorneys sent a cease-and-desist letter to the company accusing it of posting unlicensed material it had allegedly taken from one of OC Cash’s sites.
Coalition Files Suit to Block Utah Anti-Adult Law

Coalition Files Suit to Block Utah Anti-Adult Law

Jun 9, 2005 11:52 AM PDT
A coalition group has filed suit to challenge the constitutionality of a Utah law that would require ISPs to rank website content, publish a register of sites considered “harmful to minors” and block access to websites upon a customer’s request.
Adult DVD Empire Sues Suspected Pirates

Adult DVD Empire Sues Suspected Pirates

Jun 9, 2005 8:00 AM PDT
Online retailer Adult DVD Empire has settled with content provider DeluxePass.com in a no-fault suit that charged the latter company with several instances of copyright infringement.
Christians, Conservatives Blast .XXX

Christians, Conservatives Blast .XXX

Jun 8, 2005 3:04 PM PDT
Adult website owners and morality proponents don’t tend to agree on much, but there seems to be a swelling sentiment in both camps against the creation of a .XXX sponsored Top-Level Domain.

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