Adult Industry News
Thu, Nov 19 2009 01:45pm PST
The operators of MoviesByMail.com were sentenced Thursday to one year and one day each in prison after they both pleaded guilty to one count of distributing obscene material.
Thu, Nov 19 2009 12:15pm PST
"Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis owes the IRS $33.8 million, according to tax officials who have filed a lien on his assets for failing to pay his dues in the past years.
Thu, Nov 19 2009 11:00am PST
Jimmy Flynt Sr. said he had no role in the formation of Flynt Media Corp. and that he couldn’t persuade his two sons from starting up the studio using the “Flynt” name, according to testimony made in a deposition.
Thu, Nov 19 2009 06:00am PST
According to a recent article on CNBC.com, tough economic times in the mainstream film industry is bringing a surge in job applicants seeking employment in adult film production.
Wed, Nov 18 2009 05:15pm PST
Former beauty queen and current darling of the conservative right Carrie Prejean is threatening to sue Vivid Entertainment if the company releases footage from her sex tape.
Tue, Nov 17 2009 04:00pm PST
A bill has been introduced in Congress that would impose prison sentences, fines and property seizures for online adult operators who make available porn content without an age-verification system.
Mon, Nov 16 2009 04:15pm PST
A patent holding company has sued some of the top names in the adult live-cam business, claiming they all are infringing on a patent.
Mon, Nov 16 2009 02:00pm PST
Playboy Enterprises shares climbed to $4.78 Monday afternoon on the New York Stock Exchange at market close, a 75 percent hike in the past five days of trading and nearly five times its 52-week low of $1.03 a share.
Mon, Nov 16 2009 11:15am PST
Evil Angel founder John Stagliano’s attorney has asked a judge to throw out a motion by Justice Department lawyers to slate a status hearing to resolve pending motions and set a trial date.
Fri, Nov 13 2009 03:45pm PST
Babenet has filed suit against co-founder and chairman Paul Fishbein and AVN at Los Angeles Superior Court, claiming fraud and breach of contract, among other charges.