We Are the National Trade Association for the Adult Industry


Our Mission

As the national trade association to the adult entertainment and pleasure products industry, our mission is to lead, protect, and support the growth and well-being of businesses and workers in the adult industry, as well as the communities to which they belong.

Our Vision

FSC’s vision is of a world in which the international adult industry, its workers and businesses, have equal rights, protections, and freedoms under the law; and where all people are protected from exploitation, and empowered by age-appropriate sexual health education.

Code of Ethics

FSC Members adhere to the industry code of ethics that details our industry’s commitments towards our people and those we serve through a responsible, ethical approach to pleasure products and adult entertainment.

Best Practices

FSC provides access to best practices, guidance documents, webinars, a strong peer to peer network, and other resources to support industry newcomers as well as strengthen existing businesses and empower industry workers.


Feel free to contact us with any questions or queries you may have.

CNBC Is Developing a Business-of-Sex Docuseries (XBIZ)

Read the full article by Rhett Pardon at xbiz.com CNBC has revealed that it is developing a primetime TV program that will look into the business of sex. The docuseries plans on focusing an array of segments of the adult market — from the pleasure products sector to...

Lotus Lain Joins FSC to Manage Industry Relations

Performer and activist Lotus Lain has joined the Free Speech Coalition team to help manage relationships between the organization, its members, and the wider adult industry. Lain’s first priority will be to grow the FSC INSPIRE program, which aims to help performers...

FSC Joins Amicus Brief Arguing Congressional Art Competition Violated First Amendment Rights of High School Student

The Free Speech Coalition joins the 16 other organizations led by the National Coalition Against Censorship (NCAC) in filing an amicus brief in the D.C. Circuit in support of Representative William Lacy Clay of Missouri and his constituent, David Pulphus,...

Reason.com Picks Best Sex Work Coverage of 2017 (AVN)

Read the full article on avn.com Not many major media outlets assign reporters to the sex work beat, so when interesting stories and quality writing covering the lives of sex workers and the issues that affect their jobs in the sex industry appear, they merit some...

FSC Asks Members to Submit Questions in Advance of Leadership Conference

Free Speech Coalition is asking members to submit questions they want addressed by outside tech and legal experts, prior to the FSC’s inaugural Leadership Conference on January 18th. FSC, in partnership with XBIZ, will bring representatives from the Electronic...

A Look Back at 2017: Legal Developments (SexTechLaw)

You can read the full article by Maxine Lynn on her blog, sextechlaw.com The year 2017 brought some major legal developments in Adult Industry law.  From intellectual property to age-verification, and all kinds of issues in between, some revolutionary changes are on...

Bitcoin May Not Yet Control Your Wallet, But It Can Control Your Sex Toys (Fortune)

Read the full article by Kirsten Korosec on fortune.com CamSoda, the adult entertainment platform unveiled BitCast, which lets users pair their vibrator or other sex toy to align with their investments in Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin. The intensity of the vibration...

5 Fascinating Facts About The History Of Sex Toys (Bustle)

Read the full article by Suzannah Weiss at Bustle.com Hallie Lieberman’s Buzz: A Stimulating History of Sex Toys is a wild ride (no pun intended) from start to finish. Based on her experience selling sex toys at in-home “Passion Parties” and her dissertation on sex...

Report: Top Sites Fight Ad Blocking (XBIZ)

Read the full article by Stephen Yagielowicz on xbiz.com  A new report by researchers at the University of California, Riverside; Syracuse University; and the University of Iowa, titled, “Measuring and Disrupting Anti-Ad Blockers Using Differential Execution...

Scarlett Sin, MSW Joins FSC as Social Work and Health Systems Specialist

LOS ANGELES — Free Speech Coalition, the national trade organization for the adult industry, is pleased to announce that Scarlett Sin will join the organization as a Social Work and Health Systems Specialist. Sin, a member of the sex worker community with a Masters...

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