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Article archive by year

This is an archive of stories covering or related to the Sex.com case or its two main proponents, Gary Kremen and Stephen Cohen.

This is a list of all stories arranged consecutively according to year. If you want to view stories split up according to event, go here.


By year:

2006

10 Aug 2006: The Guardian - The age-old battle for power and sex.com
Mar 2006:
DN Journal - Be Careful what You Wish For: The Continuing Saga of Gary Kremen and Sex.com
Feb 2006:
Playboy - The Taking of Sex.com
27 Jan 2006: The Montreal Gazette - Sex.com fetches $12 million as domain name
23 Jan 2006: PRNewswire - Sex.com Acquired by Escom
20 Jan 2006: The Register - Sex.com owner sells up to chase $65m damages
20 Jan 2006: Red Herring - Sex Sells! Sex.com Nabs $14m
18 Jan 2006: Xbiz - Sex.com Sold to Escom LLC For $14m

 

2005

12 Dec 2005: Fortune - Sex.com, drugs and a rocky road
15 Nov 2005: Court TV - Judge to Sex.com thief: Show us the money, or stay in jail
7 Nov 2005: The Times - Tycoon laments lost $65m as sex.com thief sits in jail
3 Nov 2005: Court TV - Sex.com thief faces justice after hiding out in Mexico for four years
31 Oct 2005: The Register - Sex.com thief appears in court
29 Oct 2005: San Diego Union-Tribune - $65 million judgment awaiting jailed man
28 Oct 2005: LA Times - Hijacker of 'Sex.com' Is Arrested
28 Oct 2005: San Diego Tribune - Man accused of hijacking Web site
28 Oct 2005: AP - Former SoCal man accused of stealing porn site arrested in Mexico
28 Oct 2005: The Register - Sex.com thief arrested
3 Oct 2005: AV Online - Kremen Collects More From Cohen
2 Oct 2005: Xbiz - Gary Kremen Wins Permanent Injunction Against Stephen Cohen
11 Jul 2005: San Diego Union-Tribune - Smugglers probing SENTRI for flaws
24 June 2005: US Customs - Sentri Participant Arrested for Alleged Narcotics Smuggling Attempt
6 April 2005: Xbiz - Cohen: 'I Will Prevail in Sex.com Case'
31 Mar 2005: USA Today - Appeals court upholds Sex.com ruling

 

2004

Jun 2004: Blink - Sex sells
May 2004: Daily Telegraph - Sex sells [unpublished]
25 May 2004: San Diego Union-Tribune - Web site founder adjusts to life in Rancho Santa Fe
21 Apr 2004: The Register - Sex.com epic battle finally ends
21 Apr 2004: Associated Press - [wire story]
21 Apr 2004: LA Times - VeriSign to Settle Lawsuit Over Sex.com
21 Apr 2004: San Jose Mercury News - VeriSign settles Sex.com lawsuit
20 Apr 2004: Web host industry review - Sex.com Settles VeriSign Lawsuit
20 Apr 2004: Internet.com - Sex Site Settles with VeriSign
20 Apr 2004: Wired - Sex.com Settles With VeriSign

 

2003

Dec 2003: San Diego Jewish Journal - The loneliest millionaire
Aug 2003: Wired - The Prisoner of Sex.com
20 Aug 2003: The Register - VeriSign misses Sex.com trial deadline
29 Jul 2003: iBusiness Law - Holding on Property Status of Domain Names is Bad News for NSI
28 Jul 2003: The Register - Sex.com owner can sue VeriSign
28 Jul 2003: BBC - Sex.com row rumbles on
27 Jul 2003: Wired - Sex.com Prevails in Domain Suit
26 Jul 2003: LA Times - VeriSign Faces Suit Over Stolen Sex Site
26 Jun 2003: The Guardian - Sex.con
12 Jun 2003: The Register - Sex.com, Sex.com, you're my Sex.com
1 May 2003: The Register - Sex.com conman continues ludicrous legal fight
17 Apr 2003: Mercury News - One-time toast of the town has investors burned
26 Feb 2003: The Register - California High Court refuses to interject in Sex.com case
25 Feb 2003: Internet News - Sex.com: Internet Will Not be Crippled
25 Feb 2003: Kerr Wagstaffe - California’s High Court to Remain Mum in Sex.com Controversy
3 Feb 2003: The Register - Sex.com case heralds end of Internet – NSI
7 Jan 2003: [A law publication] - Ninth Circuit Turns to California Supreme Court For Answers in Sex.com Case
4 Jan 2003: Wired - Court Punts Sex.com Domain Case

 

2002

5 Sep 2002: Wired - Sex.com Domain Thief Struck Again
14 Aug 2002: Wired - Sex.com Takes Aim at Registrar
2 Jul 2002:
Wired - Court Sees Appeal in Sex.com Case
30 Jan 2002: Wired - Sex.Com Loser Claims Poverty

 

2001

31 May 2001: The Register - Manhunt starts for Sex.com snatcher
31 May 2001:
CNet - Sex.com offers reward for cybersquatter capture
30 May 2001:
Wired - Bounty Set for Sex.com Scammer
16 Apr 2001: Computerworld - The Sex.com Saga
5 Apr 2001: Wired - A Kinder, Gentler Sex.com
5 Apr 2001: BBC - Sex site squatter fined $65m
4 Apr 2001: Wired - Cost of Sex.com Theft: $65 Mil
4 Apr 2001: The Register - Sex.com owner wins $65m damages
4 Apr 2001: LA Times - Judge Awards $65 Million in Portal Hijacking
4 Apr 2001: Out-Law - Court awards damages of $65 million in sex.com dispute
26 Mar 2001: LA Times - Tangled Tale of the Pilfered Porn Site
12 Mar 2001: United Press International - Funny Business: Sex, Sleaze and Money
11 Mar 2001: The Observer - Net closes on the thief of sex.com
9 Mar 2001: Wired - Sex.com Spends Day on Trial
9 Mar 2001: The Standard - Sex.com Defendant AWOL
9 Mar 2001: United Press International -
[United Press International]
8 Mar 2001: CNet - Sex.com Web address battle returns to court
8 Mar 2001: United Press International - Trial starts in sex.com case
6 Mar 2001: Wired - Sex.com Finally Heads to Trial
6 Mar 2001: CNN - Sex.com's sordid story
7 Feb 2001: Wired - Court to Get Control of Sex.net
30 Jan 2001: Wired - Judge Orders 'Master' for Sex.com
22 Jan 2001: Celebrity Webmasters.com - Sex.com auction a fake!

 

2000

29 Dec 2000: Wired - Sex.com Dispute in Final Stage?
6 Dec 2000: Wired - A Case of Sex Appealed
2 Dec 2000: San Jose Mercury News - Windfall is anticipated for winner of Sex.com
1 Dec 2000: Domain notes - When someone steals sex, you can get it back if it's in cyberspace
29 Nov 2000:
The Standard - Of Fraud and Sex.com
28 Nov 2000: Wired - Judge Orders Sex.com Returned
28 Nov 2000: Internet News - Sex.com: A Chapter of Prurient Jurisprudence Closes
28 Nov 2000: The Register - Sex.com changes hands
28 Nov 2000: San Jose Mercury News - Judge rules in rights to Sex.com
28 Nov 2000: Newsbytes - Judge orders Sex.com returned to original owner
27 Nov 2000: Reuters - US judge orders major online 'sex' change
27 Nov 2000: San Jose Mercury News
- Court hearing today in steamy battle over who has Sex.com domain rights
25 Aug 2000: Wired - Sex.com Ruling: It Wasn't Stolen
21 Aug 2000:
San Jose Business Journal - Sex.com fight rages
8 Aug 2000: USA Today - Web porn case gets stranger
4 Aug 2000: Wired - This sex drama's getting hot
2 Aug 2000:
Wired - Judge to Rule on Sex.com
2 Aug 2000: USA Today - Sex.com ownership ruling expected
31 Jul 2000: Brandweek - More on Gary, sex and ownership
Jul 2000: The Write Edge - Whose property is it anyway? The fight for domain rights
19 Jun 2000:
Brandweek - Gary, Sex.com and the rude facts of life
11 May 2000: Wired - Sex.com Saga Still Sizzling
11 May 2000: Newsbytes - Another case goes Network Solutions' way
9 May 2000: BusinessWire - US District Court sides with NetworkSolutions in Sex.com case
9 May 2000:
ISP-Planet.com - US court declares domain names not protected
7 Feb 2000: Forbes - Eminent domain name
7 Feb 2000: Red Herring - Is there a hex on Sex.com?

 

1999

Nov 1999: Internet Magazine - The best domain names in the world... ever!
15 Jun 1999: Wired - Sex.com's pipe dream
29 May 1999: NewMedia.com - Intellectual property
15 Apr 1999: Wired - The Sordid Saga of Sex.com

 

1995

Sep 1995: Wired - Love and Money


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