FSC Elections Open for 2021-22 Board of Directors

The Free Speech Coalition 2021-22 Board of Directors election opens today for seven available Board seats. Six board members are up for reelection and one seat is open with no incumbent. Each elected member will serve a two year term. All FSC members in good standing...

Flame Wars Can Get You Burned: The Legal Limits of Online Speech (XBIZ)

Lawrence G. Walters heads up Walters Law Group & he details what you need to know about Defamation, Invasion of Privacy, Intrusion on Seclusion, Copyright, Trademark or Trade Secrets & more! ~~~ Many of us have been tempted to post that snarky comment or call...

Giving Thanks for the Silver Linings in a Challenging 2020 (XBIZ)

Cathy Beardsley is president and CEO of Segpay & Board Member at FSC. She gives thanks to the victories of 2020, despite the obvious setbacks. ~~~ Back in January, when I wrote this monthly column, I said others were calling 2020 the year of “perfect vision.” We...

LA’s New Safer at Home Order and Adult Production

In the wake of unprecedented levels of COVID-19 transmission in Los Angeles and beyond, LA County has updated its COVID-19 Public Health Order to help mitigate community spread. These new, Safer at Home measures go into effect today. The new restrictions do not...

Self-Made Paysite Honcho: The Liberty of Running My Own Studios (XBIZ)

FSC's Board Member, Lance Hart, explains how he created his own porn paysite empire. ~~~ There are many platforms these days that give everyone the power of being their own producer: OnlyFans, Pornhub, FanCentro, Clips4sale, ManyVids … they’re great. I got my start by...

2021 AVN Awards Nominations Released (AVN)

The AVN Awards 2021 list of nominees has been announced for this January's virtual show. ~~~ CHATSWORTH, Calif.—AVN Media Network on Thursday announced the nominees for the 2021 AVN Awards, presented by MyFreeCams and scheduled for Saturday, January 23 in an...

2021 XBIZ Awards Nominees Announced (XBIZ)

The list of XBIZ 2021 Awards nominees have been announced. Find out if your friends or foes got noms! ~~~ LOS ANGELES — XBIZ is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2021 XBIZ Awards, the most comprehensive showcase of outstanding achievements across the global...

XBIZ Show Launches Official Website, Event Registration Now Open (XBIZ)

Event registration and the official website have launched for this January's virtual XBIZ 2021 show. ~~~ LOS ANGELES — XBIZ is pleased to announce the launch of the official event website and preliminary details for the virtual edition of its flagship trade show —...

ANME/XBIZ Show Website Now Live (XBIZ)

The new website ANMEXBIZ.com is up and running, ready for January 2021 virtual show season. ~~~ LOS ANGELES — The official event website for the biggest virtual expo for the pleasure product and retail industries — the ANME/XBIZ show — is now live, offering general...

Cal/OSHA Approves New COVID-19 Safety Orders

On Thursday, the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board (Cal/OSHA) unanimously approved a proposal for emergency temporary standards related to COVID-19 prevention. This order applies to all California employers and affects all businesses in the...

Moratorium FAQs

We’ve noticed that there is a lot of confusion, both in the media and within the industry about how the decision to call a moratorium is made, how the dates are determined and what protocols are in...

RIP: Gloria Leonard

Gloria Leonard died last night in Hawaii after suffering a massive stroke only days earlier. She is referred to as the “doyenne” of the erotic film industry by IMDb.com. Truly a pioneer, Leonard was...

Performer Testing Update #2

We spoke with the PASS testing facility doctors this morning, and want to issue an update on the current moratorium and testings. Currently, all people who have had at-risk contact with the positive...

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