FBI NICS Announces Enhanced Customer Service

On May 17, 2017 FBI NICS announced the following for firearms retailers: In calendar year 2016, the FBI Criminal Justice Information Services Division’s National Instant [...]

May 17th, 2017|

FBI NICS Announces 2017 Retailer Day

On May 16, 2017 FBI NICS announced the following for firearms retailers: The FBI Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division’s National Instant Criminal Background Checks [...]

May 16th, 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|

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|