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.

Bill Would Require Schools to Teach Details of Consent in Sex Ed (Chicago Sun Times)

Read the full article by Grant Morgan at Chicago.SunTimes.com   SPRINGFIELD — Illinois schools might soon be teaching a new, fuller definition of what it means to give sexual consent. According to the U.S. Sexuality Information and Education Council, Illinois...

4 Amicus Briefs Filed in Support of Woodhull FOSTA Case (AVN)

Read the full article by Mark Kernes at AVN.com   WASHINGTON, D.C.—Yesterday was a big day for the Woodhull Freedom Foundation and its co-plaintiffs/appellants in their fight to have the recently passed Fighting Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) declared...

A New Kickstarter Campaign Has a Terrible Solution to Your Relationship Problems (Pittsburgh City Paper)

Read the full article by Jessie Sage at PGHCityPaper.com   Three weeks ago, a Kickstarter campaign launched for a piece of technology aimed at improving couples’ communication about sex. LoveSync promises a solution to mismatched libidos. It offers “an entirely...

Czech Producers Issue Statement on HIV Alert, Production Hold (XBIZ)

Read the full article by JC Adams at XBIZ.com   PRAGUE — Producers Tarra White and Jonathan “JT” Todd, on behalf of an alliance of Czech Republic-based agents, producers and performers, have issued a statement regarding the recently confirmed positive test for...

Retail Site Enhanced Male Throws Support Behind FSC (XBIZ)

Read the full article at XBIZ.com   WESTLAKE Village, Calif. — Adult retail website The Enhanced Male has thrown its support behind the Free Speech Coalition (FSC). Billed as “the internet’s fastest-growing male enhancement retail website,” Enhanced Male reps...

The Worst Possible Version of the EU Copyright Directive Has Sparked a German Uprising (EFF)

Read the full article by Cory Doctorow at EFF.com   Last week's publication of the final draft of the new EU Copyright Directive baffled and infuriated almost everyone, including the massive entertainment companies that lobbied for it in the first place;...

7 Veils: Twitter Is Locking Accounts, Here’s How to Deal With It (XBIZ)

Read the full article by Lauren MacEwen at XBIZ.com LOS ANGELES — Twitter has the worst way of delivering a surprise. It has been rumored that they are updating their UI (user interface) and adding some new and fun features. But instead of just doing that, they are...

Takedown Piracy’s ‘Operation Minerva’ Combats Deepfakes, Revenge Porn​ (YNOT)

Read the full article by Mallory Hall at YNOT.com   LOS ANGELES, CA – Takedown Piracy, the leading firm dedicated to protecting content owners from the damaging effects of piracy, has just launched Operation Minerva. Operation Minerva works to...

Rhode Island Lawmaker Pitches Study of Decriminalizing Sex Work (AVN)

Read the full article by Michael French at AVN.com   Prostitution in the state was made illegal in 2009 after three decades of decriminalization. Less than two months after the iconic Rhode Island strip club known as the Foxy Lady was shut down after nearly four...

Want to Party AND Get Healthy? Try Trenton Ducati’s Porn Disco (AVN)

Read the full article by Mark Kernes at AVN.com   It all happens March 1-3, and the Desert AIDS Project and Free Speech Coalition will be holding an event there. CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif.—Actor/director Trenton Ducati has what gay-centric journal The...


FSC-PASS was glad to hear that TTS has chosen to include a free antibody testing panel to their gold standard panel. FSC-PASS had previously evaluated this antibody test, but found it offered no...

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