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.

Group That Tried To Ban Anime Games From Steam Has Dark History (AVN)

Read the full article by Michael French at AVN.com As AVN.com reported on Wednesday, the video game “app store” Steam and its parent company Valve last week threatened to delete four anime-style games due to their allegedly pornographic content—only to back down after...

What the GDPR Means For Facebook, the EU and You (CNET)

Read the full article by Justin Jaffe & Laura Hautala at CNet.com The GDPR will have a significant impact on our online footprints and how the apps and services we use protect or exploit them. Here's what you need to know. The European Union has a new law on the books...

New York MTA Gives Thumbs Up to Sex Toy Ads (XBIZ)

Read the full article by Rhett Pardon at XBIZ.com NEW YORK — New York's MTA recently banned subway ads for a line of female sex toys but, after online cajoling, reversed its decision. Unbound, a sex toy company, initially protested the ban with an Instagram post. In...

FSC Statement on May 21 Federal Court Ruling Regarding 2257

Yesterday, the federal district court in Philadelphia issued its opinion in Free Speech Coalition’s challenge to 18 U.S.C. §§ 2257, 2257A under the First Amendment. It represents an unprecedented win for the adult industry! Major arguments made by the Free Speech...

Dan Savage Calls for Decriminalization, Destigmatization of Sex Work (YNOT)

Read the full article by Mallory Hall at YNOT.com Author, media pundit and activist Dan Savage appeared on “Real Time with Bill Maher” this past Friday, May 18. Savage spoke at length about the need to destigmatize and decriminalize sex work, both for sex...

An Open Letter to Our President on Sexual Health

In a video that came to light this week, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates described two meetings with Trump where the men discussed a variety of issues related to innovation, science, education and global health. “'Both times, he wanted to know if there was a...

Moe Johnson Says Dogfart Director Ordered Racial Slurs for Money Shot (XBIZ)

Read the full article by Rhett Pardon at XBIZ.com LOS ANGELES — Moe “the Monster” Johnson claims he was hoodwinked into performing in a racist adult scene that depicts his white co-star calling him the N-word without his consent, according to a new lawsuit. Johnson,...

Senate Votes to Save Net Neutrality Rules (The Hill)

Read the full article by Harper Neidig at TheHill.com The Senate on Wednesday voted to reinstate the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) net neutrality rules, passing a bill that has little chance of advancing in the House but offers net neutrality supporters...

Senate Set To Vote On Overturning FCC’s Net Neutrality Repeal (NPR)

Read the full article by Ben Chappell on npr.org The Senate is voting on a resolution Wednesday to nullify the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rollback, which is scheduled to take place next month. At least one Republican – Sen. Susan Collins – has...

When Our Pleasure is Deemed Offensive (UnboundBabes.com)

Read the full article at UnboundBabes.com As Margaret Mead once said, "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." Long story short: last week Unbound submitted our first ad...

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