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|

Is Compliance A Strategic Advantage?

We think so. At the end of the day, our industry is best served when the larger population improves its economic position while reducing its [...]

October 29th, 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|

Daily Compliance Tasks vs Inspection Preparation

Are you ready for your next ATF compliance inspection?  If the ATF showed up today, would you have a pit in your stomach or a [...]

June 4th, 2015|

ATF Compliance Inspections – What Do I Need to Know

Each year, the ATF releases its fiscal year inspection results. The findings are the result of Industry Operations Investigators' field work. This advisory answers five [...]

April 2nd, 2015|

Achieving FFL Objectives With Internal Controls

(Download) Firearm company executives and owners invest time preparing business plans, financial forecasts, inventory needs and other tools used to run the business. Whether or [...]

March 26th, 2015|

Do you have an ATF Contingency Plan

(Download)In a world full of unforeseen changes, it is always best to be prepared for those “worse-case-scenarios”.  Having a “Plan B” helps relieve the stress [...]

February 26th, 2015|

What Can Trigger an Inspection of Your ITAR Compliance Program

By Jeffrey G. Grody The State Department’s Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, more commonly known as DDTC, is a regulator of the firearms and ammunition [...]

February 26th, 2015|

Are You Doing Everything You Should to Protect Your Technical Data

(Download) By Jeffrey G. GrodyIf you are a manufacturer of firearms, components, ammunition or accessories, you are most likely in possession of ITAR-controlled technical data, [...]

February 12th, 2015|