NSSF and Orchid Advisors Exceed Expectations at the 2017 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference

Last week, Orchid Advisors and NSSF hosted the fourth annual convergence of leading firearm compliance experts, regulators, and FFLs in Arlington, Virginia at the 2017 Firearms [...]

May 15th, 2017|

ATF Announces Release of Updated eForm 4473

ATF Announces Updated eForm 4473  ATF has officially announced the release of the updated eForm 4473.  The updated form incorporates the changes made [...]

May 11th, 2017|

ATF Form 4473 (Spanish Version) to be Posted in Federal Register for Comment

As you are aware, the new ATF Form 4473 took effect in January of this year.  In order for us [ATF] to offer the [...]

May 5th, 2017|

Retail Panel Will Address ATF’s 2016 Firearm Lost Stolen Report

Tuesday, April 11th, the ATF, the federal agency responsible for investigating instances where firearms are lost or stolen from federal firearms licensees (FFL), released [...]

April 18th, 2017|

Former U.S. Department of State Official Comments on Export Compliance Best Practices

Jeff Grody, Executive Director of Orchid Advisors’ Export Services Practice, interviewed former DDTC chief compliance official, Sue Gainor, about export compliance program best practices. [...]

April 13th, 2017|

Fortune 50 UTC Senior Compliance Manager to Join Former DDTC Official for Panel on Export Compliance Best Practices

Fortune 50 UTC Senior Compliance Manager to Join Former DDTC Official for Panel on Export Compliance Best Practices Ray Ruthen, Sr. Manager, International Trade Compliance [...]

April 10th, 2017|

Top 10 Compliance Concerns & Technology Solutions

Just when you needed it—more industry knowledge and retail know-how. Take your skills to the next level with a free, special session just [...]

April 8th, 2017|

How Can I Improve the Financial Performance of My FFL?

On February 24, 2017, we launched a ten-part series dedicated to improving the financial performance of your firearms business. This week, we’ll take the [...]

April 6th, 2017|

Industry Leaders to Host 2017 FICC Keynote

Jeff Edwards, Jim Drager and Ryan Nokes, executives from GunBroker, Colt’s Manufacturing Company, and Marketplace Insight will deliver the 2017 Firearms Industry Compliance Conference [...]

April 4th, 2017|

What is the ATF NFRTR?

According to 26 U.S.C § 5841, the NFRTR is: “the central registry of all NFA firearms in the U.S. which are not in the [...]

March 30th, 2017|