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Shane’s World Launches Affiliate Program

Oct 29, 2004 1:01 PM PDT
Shane’s World Studios has announced the launch of their new affiliate program, Shane’s World Cash.
IBill Adopts Virtual Visa

IBill Adopts Virtual Visa

Oct 29, 2004 1:00 PM PDT
The ongoing saga of iBill's attempts to remain in the online adult transaction processing business took a surprise turn Friday when customers began receiving email notifications about changes to their subscription status.

Bottle Rocket Babes Joins Crazy Bank

Oct 29, 2004 12:36 PM PDT
Porn Horror Video Causes Processor Problems

Porn Horror Video Causes Processor Problems

Oct 29, 2004 12:00 PM PDT
Burning Angel has patched up a potential toxic wound after CCBill said the New York-based company’s “Re-Penetrator” video was “non-compliant due to depictions of extreme violence.” CCBill wanted Burning Angel to remove “all images and/or movies involving blood.”
Superintendent, LAUSD Sue Adult Webmaster

Superintendent, LAUSD Sue Adult Webmaster

Oct 29, 2004 10:00 AM PDT
Superintendent Roy Romer and the Los Angeles Unified School District sued a man Thursday for setting up gay adult websites on a variety of domains named after L.A. government officials.
Paycom Becomes Firefox Donor

Paycom Becomes Firefox Donor

Oct 28, 2004 3:38 PM PDT
After quickly gaining attention from the open-source community and disgruntled Microsoft users alike, the Firefox web browser garnered recent support from Paycom.net, one of the leading adult industry third-party billing processors.
Picasso Stolen From Erotic Museum

Picasso Stolen From Erotic Museum

Oct 28, 2004 2:43 PM PDT
In a scene straight out of the "Thomas Crown Affair," the Erotic Museum was victim to a crime that police say had all the markings of a professional art heist. The thief struck during business hours on Tuesday and made away with an original Picasso etching titled "Block 1664.”
Nintendo Claims SuicideGirls Diluted Trademark

Nintendo Claims SuicideGirls Diluted Trademark

Oct 28, 2004 1:20 PM PDT
Goth girl-website SuicideGirls.com received an email from a law firm on Monday, claiming that a user’s profile was infringing on Nintendo trademarks by listing Metroid and Zelda as his favorite video games. The infringement came from the profile of a member named RuneLateralus.
New Jersey Sex Shop Offers 'Porn For Food' Thanksgiving Program

New Jersey Sex Shop Offers 'Porn For Food' Thanksgiving Program

Oct 28, 2004 1:00 PM PDT
New Jersey-based adult store Playtime and Operation Vibration are offering good Samaritans a special incentive to help out their fellow man during the Thanksgiving season – for every can of food brought in to their store before Nov. 22, customers get a free porn DVD.
Company Allowed to Copy Vendor’s Embedded Source Code

Company Allowed to Copy Vendor’s Embedded Source Code

Oct 28, 2004 11:00 AM PDT
A federal court has ruled that a company can copy its own source code to extract its data that is embedded in a licensor’s custom software. The U.S. District Court held that several “fair use" factors set out in the federal Copyright Act support the conclusion.


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... More »

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... More »

Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances

Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:... More »
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