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Here's a Loaded Question: What if McCain Wins?

Here's a Loaded Question: What if McCain Wins?
If preserving the freedom you have to create, market and distribute adult entertainment is important to you, read on. At the time of this writing, the political winds of change have begun to blow in favor of John McCain and against the adult entertainment industry thanks, ironically, in part to the ... More »

Early Copyright Filings Are Key to Enforcement

Early Copyright Filings Are Key to Enforcement
Rampant online piracy has become the bane of adult content producers and distributors. In fact, as we approach the end of the Bush Administration, dealing with the reality of copyright infringement has become a much greater day-to-day concern than the threat of governmental prosecution for most indu... More »

FALA Defends Our Rights

FALA Defends Our Rights
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances." These lines from the F... More »

America at a Crossroads

America at a Crossroads
Our country is now just days away from what is likely to be one of the most important presidential elections in our nation's history. For adult entertainment businesses, I believe, the stakes could not be greater. This month's article is admittedly going to be a bit more political than usual. Eve... More »

Top 10 Lawmakers Influencing Adult

Top 10 Lawmakers Influencing Adult
Although the adult webmaster can make a good living through entertaining online patrons with steamy content, it's important to remember that there are lawmakers who make their living by fighting against the same. The movement to ban or tax online adult content has its roots in morality, greed and pl... More »

Free Speech Coalition, Copyright, Piracy and Monetization of Content

Free Speech Coalition, Copyright, Piracy and Monetization of Content
There has been a great deal of discussion about the appropriate role the Free Speech Coalition plays in copyright, piracy and monetization of content in an ever-changing digital environment. I’d like to clarify FSC’s role as it pertains to copyright protection and to offer a specific example of... More »

What's Up With 2257 Litigation

What's Up With 2257 Litigation
I receive calls on a regular basis asking me to bring people up to speed on 2257. It is a complicated issue because there have been numerous developments with a great deal of bureaucracy and an equal amount of ambiguity. In this article I will briefly explain 2257’s major developments and give you... More »

Getting Married? You May Want a Prenup

Getting Married? You May Want a Prenup
At this time of year, the weather's beautiful and whole lot of people are getting married. That's a good thing, for as a friend of mine once told me, "Marriage is a sacred institution. It's something a man only does ... two or three times in his life!" So I suppose that unfortunately this summer, li... More »

Free Speech Coalition’s Gala Event - Election 2008 Bash! Limited seating, get your tickets today!

Free Speech Coalition’s Gala Event - Election 2008 Bash! Limited seating, get your tickets today!
Great food, fun and entertainment in beautiful surroundings with other industry professionals, celebrating the vital industry that we are and the good work that we do, you won’t want to miss this event! Our annual Bash event is designed to honor and celebrate the business side of the adult ente... More »

Workplace Safety

Workplace Safety
In the past year, a handful of California adult businesses have been cited for workplace safety violations. While much of the focus has been on the production side of the industry, if you have a business with employees, you’ll want to make sure you are aware of your responsibilities. FSC is cu... More »

OPINIONS & VIEWS

How Advertisers Use Your Devices to Sell You Stuff

The paranoia has reached an all-time high. Now some people actually believe that their microwave ovens are spying on them — despite the fact they don’t have any listening devices or cameras.... More »

As Mobile Grows, So Does Need to Push Sales

The number of consumers browsing and buying online will reach 270 million by 2020, driven largely by activity on mobile devices, according to Forrester. Business is booming and the fact that most purchases... More »

With AI, Routine Tasks Start Fading Away

I just turned 42. The list of things I may never do again is growing fast. I no longer dream that I will become an Olympian in any sport except archery or horseback riding. The oldest Olympians in those... More »
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