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AHF Critiques Porn Industry, Cal/OSHA at Conference to Discuss Ballot Initiative
Nov 7, 2014 11:30 AM PSTAt a teleconference held this morning to discuss AHF's decision to launch a statewide ballot initiative to mandate condom-use on all sets in California, Michael Weinstein accused the porn industry of employing a "big lie technique."
BenWa Operator Ordered to Pay $186,000
Nov 5, 2014 2:15 PM PSTA Florida court has awarded $186,000 to the owner of sex toy and novelty retailer and distributor Best Sensation Corp. who accused BenWa International chief executive David Gordon for backing out of a multistate franchise distribution deal and pocketing upfront fees.
FSC: Statement on AHF's Protest of Cal/OSHA
Nov 5, 2014 2:15 PM PSTFSC has issued a statement regarding the AIDS Healthcare Foundation's protest staged today in front of downtown L.A.'s Cal/OSHA office. The AHF has accused Cal/OSHA of bureaucratic sluggishness in updating the state's bloodborne pathogens standards to better protect adult film workers.
Porn Star Brett Rossi Hospitalized
Nov 4, 2014 3:30 PM PSTPorn star Brett Rossi was hospitalized over the past weekend at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles following an apparent overdose.
AHF Plans L.A. Protest Tomorrow Over Porn Shoot Regs
Nov 4, 2014 3:15 PM PSTIn a move to bully state officials to overhaul porn production safety regulations, the AIDS Healthcare Foundation has planned a noon protest tomorrow in front of downtown Los Angeles' Cal/OSHA office.
QuickDMCA App: Making Infringement Enforcement Easier
Nov 4, 2014 11:15 AM PSTIndustry attorney Lawrence Walters has launched his second legal productivity app: QuickDMCA, which focuses on DMCA infringement notifications. QuickDMCA is now available for both the Apple and Android devices, and promises to make copyright enforcement easy, Walters said.
Jury Finds STD-Positive Dating Site Liable for $16.5M in Damages
Nov 4, 2014 10:30 AM PSTA California jury has levied $16.5 million in damages against a dating site for STD-positive singles that gave a promise of "100 percent" confidentiality to those who joined it.
Brazzers.me Domain Name Ordered Transferred to MindGeek
Nov 3, 2014 3:45 PM PSTMindGeek attorneys last week were successful in getting Brazzers.me transferred over to the adult entertainment conglomerate.
XBIZ Poll: Will Porn Valley Move to Las Vegas?
Oct 31, 2014 2:45 PM PDTWill Las Vegas become the new capital of porn filmmaking? According to a new poll conducted by adult industry news media organization XBIZ, about 51 percent believe that a bulk of porn production is headed past Nevada's state line. But 49 percent of those in the industry believe that adult filmmaking will be staying put in Porn Valley.
Nevada Supreme Court: Strip Club Dancers Are Employees
Oct 31, 2014 10:45 AM PDTAdult entertainers who danced at Sapphire Gentlemen’s Club in Las Vegas were employees and not independent contractors, according to the Nevada Supreme Court, which ruled that 6,500 dancers could be eligible for millions of dollars in back wages.
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