Nitrocellulose Update – Addendum to August 31 Newsletter & ATF launches Reportit® App

Nitrocellulose Update - Addendum to August 31 Newsletter ATF’s June 2016 Explosives Industry Newsletter included a brief discussion of Nitrocellulose, and attempted to clarify the circumstances [...]

September 16th, 2016|

3 ATF Rulings That Affect Your A&D Record Keeping

On Monday, May 2nd, at the Firearms Industry Compliance Conference (FICC), the ATF announced the release of three new Industry Rulings: ATF Ruling 2016-1, 2016-2, [...]

May 10th, 2016|

DDTC Posts Revised Agreement Guidelines

If you prepare Technical Assistance Agreements (TAAs), Manufacturing License Agreements (MLAs) or Warehouse and Distribution Agreements (WDAs), you know that DDTC’s Guidelines for Preparing Agreements [...]

March 28th, 2016|

Final Rule in Effect: Commerce in Firearms and Ammunition – Reporting Theft or Loss of Firearms in Transit 

The Department of Justice is amending the regulations of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) concerning the statutory reporting requirement for firearms [...]

February 22nd, 2016|

Headquarters: ATF Releases Annual Firearms Manufacturers and Export Report

Today the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) released the Annual Firearms Manufacturers and Export Report (AFMER) which contains the latest numbers available [...]

February 22nd, 2016|

ATF Outreach: Big Data and FFL Collaboration

Over the past year ATF has continued to fine tune its approach towards regulating the firearms and explosives industries. The fundamentals of the program are [...]

October 29th, 2015|

ATF Increases Industry Outreach

Over the past year ATF has continued to fine tune its approach towards regulating the firearms and explosives industries. The fundamentals of the program are [...]

October 29th, 2015|

Firearm Point of Sale – NICS Submission Methods

NICS-adjusted background checks were just released, reflecting the highest September on record. The increase in volume makes this an opportune time to refresh our knowledge [...]

October 15th, 2015|

The FFL Revocation Process

Halloween is just around the corner, but we aren’t trying to “scare you” with today’s discussion on ATF revocations! It’s important for FFLs to learn [...]

October 1st, 2015|

Turning ATF Compliance Efforts into ATF Compliant Results

We live in an age when we expect quick results. Our oil changes take about 10 minutes, our fast food restaurants boast a 60 second [...]

September 17th, 2015|