Week In Review Items:
SkyPrivate Temporarily Stops FirstChoicePay Payouts
Winners Of The Adult Webcam Awards Announced
How To Do Smoking Fetish Clips and Camming Shows
Camming / Clip Site Traffic - Jan 2018
Penthouse Declares Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Vicky Vette Relaunches VickyAtHome
Colombian Adult Industry Forms ASOCEA
Chaturbate Using Facial Recognition For Age Verification
iWantEmpire Hires Alex Lecomte and Ash Hollywood
Laws We Covered:
UK Digital Economy Act - UK's law going into effect April 2018, requiring all sites to figure out a method of age verification that's better than a simple checkbox.
2257 Compliance - the American law that specifies the age documentation standards, and how the documents should be properly stored.
MADRID Protocol - An international treaty that allows intellectual property holders to gain jurisdiction in 100 partner countries.
Music Royalties / BMI - This is sort of a fringe, but worth mentioning. A producer stated that it's possible to register a soundbyte (opening theme music) and get the music industry harrrassing the pirates.