Cal/OSHA Votes Against Condoms, Goggles for Adult Film Sets in California

Cal/OSHA Votes Against Condoms, Goggles for Adult Film Sets in California

OAKLAND, CA — The Cal/OSHA Board voted not to approve regulations which would mandate condoms and other protective barriers, including latex dental dams and eye protection, for performers on adult film sets. Nearly one hundred adult performers spoke at the hearing against the proposed regulations, along with producers, doctors, and STI specialist. Eric Paul Leue, […]

 

XBIZ to Periscope Thursday’s Cal/OSHA Hearing #RemoveWeinstein

XBIZ to Periscope Thursday’s Cal/OSHA Hearing #RemoveWeinstein

OAKLAND, Calif. — @XBIZ will broadcast Thursday’s Cal/OSHA standards board meeting live on Periscope. The 10 a.m. meeting, which will be held at the Harris State Building in Oakland, Calif., could seal the direction of proposed California Code of Regulations Title 8 § 5193.1, which comprises an update to worker safety laws for adult performers […]

 

Attn: Performers -Cal/OSHA Standards Board Meeting, Public Comment

Attn: Performers -Cal/OSHA Standards Board Meeting, Public Comment

Cal/OSHA Standards Board Meeting, Public Comment   prior to the VOTE regarding proposed adult production  regulations  WHERE?  Harris State Building, Auditorium,   1515 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94612   WHEN?  February 18, 2016, 10am   WHY?  The proposed regulations (5193.1) will end present   testing and performer privacy protocols and enact a  regulation that will end our industry as you know it! ? CONDOMS required for all vaginal, anal   and oral   sex.  NO EXCEPTIONS!! ? GOGGLES required for facials, “dental dams” for oral sex and rimming ? MEDICAL RECORDS must be kept by producers for up to 30 years ? TESTING becomes lower quality and less frequent ? FINES of up to $25K for each violation Cal/OSHA will vote to adopt these regulations on Feb 18. This is the adult industry’s last  chance to ask for a “NO” vote on 5193.1.       PERFORMERS, THIS IS  YOUR LAST CHANCE   TO VOICE YOUR  OPPOSITION TO THESE PROPOSED REGULATIONS   For information and travel assistance, contact  INFO@FreeSpeechCoalition.com  

 

FSC Appoints Eric Paul Leue as Executive Director

FSC Appoints Eric Paul Leue as Executive Director

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — The Free Speech Coalition today said that longtime entrepreneur and HIV/AIDS activist Eric Paul Leue will take over as executive director of the adult industry trade organization. Leue will take the reins of the organization as executive director on Feb. 1. Leue had most recently worked as the director of sexual […]

 

FSC Producers Meeting Today: “The Entire Industry is Vulnerable”

FSC Producers Meeting Today: “The Entire Industry is Vulnerable”

LOS ANGELES — Free Speech Coalition Board Chair Jeffrey Douglas says that all areas of the adult industry are vulnerable to lawsuits under new mandatory condom initiative in California, regardless of where they are in the production chain, and in some cases, where or what they produce. He and others will discuss the new ballot initiative, […]

 

FSC Asks for No Shoots on February 18, Date of Cal/OSHA Vote

Final Vote on Condom and Goggle Regulations Scheduled for February 18, in Oakland

FSC Asks for No Shoots on February 18, Date of Cal/OSHA Vote

Free Speech Coalition is requesting that adult producers refrain from shooting on February 18th, the date of a critical Cal/OSHA meeting, so that large numbers of performers may be free to attend and testify. Cal/OSHA is expected to vote on regulations that would require condoms for all penetrative sex, including oral, as well as dental […]

 

FSC Announces 2016 Board of Directors

FSC Announces 2016 Board of Directors

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — The Free Speech Coalition today announced its recently elected members to its board of directors. These are the results of the 2016 FSC Board of Directors election results, for the voting period that ended on Monday, Dec. 21. Incumbent board members that were re-elected include: Bob Christian — director of new […]

 

LA Direct: Testing in the Adult Industry – Truths and Myths Revealed

LA Direct: Testing in the Adult Industry – Truths and Myths Revealed

From LA Direct Testing in the Adult Industry – Truths and Myths Revealed Testing Policy Myths Debunked  The truth about testing policy every producer, and performer should know  Events that have occurred over the past couple of weeks have revealed to us that even some of the industry’s most senior members are still shockingly uninformed […]

 

LA Direct’s response to FSC’s Diane Duke News

LA Direct’s response to FSC’s Diane Duke News

Direct Models is pleased to see today’s news via X Biz, on the stepping down of Diane Duke, Rarely has there been such a divisive personality in the adult business, unelected, yet somehow self appointed as a testing Czar to the industry, among other self aggrandizing efforts and assumed roles by Ms Duke . While […]