Firearm Dealer Bound Book Records (A&D Records)

Federal firearms licensees (FFLs) exist to make, import, export and sell firearms, ammunition and accessories. Sales can be to individuals, law enforcement agencies, and other [...]

March 5th, 2015|

Federal Court Rules Interstate Handgun Transfer Ban Unconstitutional

In a huge victory for supporters of gun rights, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas Fort Worth Division issued a [...]

February 19th, 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|

Know Your Regulators

You may have heard some horror stories…. They come intentionally when the owner isn’t there, they “swarm” the building, they are out to get you [...]

January 14th, 2015|

How to Get the Most Out of the Firearms Compliance Conference

(Download)Joy to the world of firearms!  In just about one week, we’re boarding planes and heading south to Florida and the land of gun rights [...]

September 25th, 2014|

The Weight, the Breakdown, and the Specialization of Parts

(Download) Looking at this title, did you think that the team at Orchid Advisors had decided to take up manufacturing à la Adam Smith?  While [...]

September 17th, 2014|

The Smartest of Firearms

What do you get when you mix an inventor of jet fighter heads up display technology with computer lab engineers with sniper mentality?  The Mensa [...]

September 3rd, 2014|

Missouri Leads the Way with a Strict Scrutiny Constitutional Amendment

It’s a debate raging right now in several prominent federal lawsuits:  is “strict scrutiny” the standard by which a law will be evaluated to determine [...]

August 27th, 2014|

How Can I Avoid Business Disputes

The Avoidance of Business Disputes Rests on a Foundation of Ethical ConductBy: Jeff Grody Prior to joining Orchid Advisors last month, I enjoyed the great [...]

July 31st, 2014|

U.S. Treasury Department Issues Sanctions Against Russian Firms, Including Kalashnikov

As the situation in the Ukraine continues to spiral, FFLs are alerted to pay attention to the July 16, 2014 Department of Treasury imposition of [...]

July 23rd, 2014|