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CAM4 Wins Key Cybersquatting Claim
Jul 6, 2016 10:14 AM PDTCAM4.com, which recently launched virtual reality platform CAM4VR, scored a big win last week when an arbitrator awarded the domain CAM4VR.com to the adult cam company.
U.K. Seeks £250K Fines for Noncomplying Porn Sites
Jul 5, 2016 1:13 PM PDTThe U.K. government today published its Digital Economy Bill, which includes a section that would create an age-verification regulator and impose financial penalties for noncomplying adult entertainment sites that stream content into the nation, as well as their payment service providers and advertisers.
FTC Is Investigating AshleyMadison.com
Jul 5, 2016 10:51 AM PDTAvid Life Media, which runs infidelity site AshleyMadison.com, is currently under investigation by the Federal Trade Commission, according to Reuters.
Prostitution Should Be Decriminalized, U.K. Panel Says
Jul 3, 2016 6:00 AM PDTSex workers should no longer be charged in the U.K. for solicitation offenses, the House of Commons Home Affairs Select Committee said in a report on Friday.
Calif. Officials Reassign Condom Initiative Back to Prop. 60
Jul 2, 2016 6:18 PM PDTIn a release Saturday evening, officials announced that the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act slated for the Nov. 8 ballot has been reassigned back to its original designation — Proposition 60.
ASACP Honors Its Featured Sponsors for July
Jul 1, 2016 11:28 AM PDTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) has announced its featured sponsors for July: CCBill, Porn.com and Cherry Pimps.
X-art.com Sues Longtime Attorney, Claims Negligence
Jun 30, 2016 11:01 AM PDTAdult production company X-art.com has filed a lawsuit against its former counsel who lead its massive copyright enforcement program that over six years filed more than 4,300 infringement lawsuits in federal courts against those who illegally downloaded its films.
'Safer Sex' Campaign: Voters Will Decide in November
Jun 29, 2016 9:32 AM PDTA spokesman for the Safer Sex in the Adult Film Industry Act campaign let his words speak for the direction of the California ballot measure. “The voters will decide in November,” spokesman Rick Taylor told XBIZ.
Penthouse Sues West Hollywood, Calif., Club for Infringement
Jun 27, 2016 3:28 PM PDTPenthouse is moving forward with a trademark infringement suit against one of the most recognizable nightclubs in the city of West Hollywood.
Messaging App Kik Wins Cybersquatting Case Against 9 Adult Sites
Jun 27, 2016 12:42 PM PDTThe operator of nine websites that offered or redirected to adult fare has been ordered to hand over the sites to the company that runs smartphone messaging app Kik.
E-Stim Basics: Selling Customers on Powerboxes as Pleasure Tools
Electrosex is a commonly misunderstood pleasure practice for good reason: Most of us have negative associations with electricity; maybe we’ve been shocked after rubbing our feet across a carpeted...
Search Oftentimes Is Left to Chance
Adult content is frowned upon in search, whether in paid, organic or social. With the big algo updates from the past few years, Google has cleaned up search, trying to get rid of spammy and low-quality...