XBIZ | Adult Entertainment Law | Porn Law
Woman Falsely Accused of Being a Porn Star Awarded $1 Million
Sep 26, 2014 4:00 PM PDTA woman falsely identified as a porn star on a Kansas City radio show was awarded $1 million in damages by the U.S. District Court.
Kansas Approves Sex Toy Auction to Recoup Lost Taxes
Sep 26, 2014 11:30 AM PDTKansas tax revenues might get a boost from an unlikely and racy source — the sale of sex toys from a chain of adult stores that went belly up after withholding taxes from the state.
Bill Proposed to Punish Federal Employees Who Surf Porn at Work
Sep 25, 2014 1:00 PM PDTA new bill submitted to Congress would force Federal employees to own up to their porn habits — by punishing them with write-ups and possible termination if they are caught viewing porn on government computers during work hours.
New VAT Rules for 2015 Will Impact Foreign Firms
Sep 24, 2014 12:30 PM PDTThe European Union has modified how the value-added tax (VAT) will be applied to the digital media and telecommunication services industry.
ASACP to Participate in London’s XBIZ EU Event
Sep 23, 2014 3:00 PM PDTThe Association of Sites Advocating Child Protection (ASACP) has announced its return to London for the annual XBIZ EU conference, scheduled for September 25-28 at the Hilton London Metropole Hotel.
XVideos.nu Domain Name Ordered Transferred
Sep 23, 2014 1:15 PM PDTAn arbitrator, siding with the operator of XVideos.com in a cybersquatting claim, recently awarded the company the XVideos.nu domain name.
2257 Oral Argument Date Set for December
Sep 23, 2014 10:00 AM PDTThe clerk of the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has scheduled oral arguments for Dec. 9 in the Free Speech Coalition's case against the federal government over 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257 and 2257A.
Italian Court Auctioning Deposed Entrepreneur's Porn Collection
Sep 20, 2014 12:00 PM PDTAn Italian court recently announced that it will be auctioning off an expansive porn collection next week as part of an effort to compensate victims of a large-scale fraud operation.
LFP Inc. Could Go Public, Flynt Says
Sep 19, 2014 6:00 PM PDTLarry Flynt told the Cincinnati Enquirer today that LFP Inc. could go public within the next 12 to 18 months.
Model Publicity Rights Can Be Assigned to 3rd Parties, Court Says
Sep 18, 2014 12:45 PM PDTIn a ruling of significant interest to adult entertainers, a state appellate court has ruled that California's "right of publicity" for models can be licensed and assigned to third parties, and enforced by the third parties.
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