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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.
FTC Fines JDI Dating for Fake Profiles
Oct 30, 2014 3:30 PM PDTJDI Dating, which operates 18 dating sites, yesterday reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission that prohibits the use of bogus profiles. It's the first enforcement action against an online dating service by the FTC.
Russian Porn Star Lola Taylor Recovering After Assault, Rape
Oct 29, 2014 12:00 PM PDTRussian porn star Lola Taylor was assaulted and raped Saturday by two men after she was lured to their Moscow apartment to discuss a production deal, according to news reports.
XVideos.com Wins Cybersquatting Case Over XVideos.nu
Oct 28, 2014 9:30 AM PDTAn arbitrator has sided with XVideos.com again in a cybersquatting case. This time it is over the domain name XVideos.nu.
U.K. Officials Asked to Review 'Extreme Pornography' Law
Oct 27, 2014 12:00 PM PDTA man who was wrongly accused of possessing a video of a woman having sex with a tiger is attempting to change the law on "extreme pornography" in the U.K.
U.K. Lawmakers Planning to Force Age Verification
Oct 27, 2014 7:00 AM PDTThe U.K. government’s Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is planning to make age verification mandatory for all adult websites.
XVideos Wins Cybersquatting Cases Involving 2 Adult Tube Sites
Oct 24, 2014 10:30 AM PDTAn arbitrator in two separate cybersquatting cases has ruled for the parent company of XVideos.com. The adult brand filed claims against the operator of two adult tube sites — XVideosDaily.com and XVideosToday.net.
Teacher Loses Job Over Erotic Scenes Shot 40 Years Ago
Oct 21, 2014 12:45 PM PDTThe elite Brébeuf College in Montreal has terminated the contract of teacher Jacqueline Laurent-Auger after the discovery that she shot erotic scenes in a number of blue movies more than 40 years ago.
WEB / TECH NEWS
Dissecting an $11.9M Affiliate Marketing Judgment
The Federal Trade Commission scored another major win in early October when the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a lower court ruling, requiring LeadClick Media LLC to pay an $11.9 million award. The...
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...