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*** R|D ALERT ***

October 20, 2020


On Thursday, October 29, 2020, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) will host a two-hour webinar (2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern) geared to the imports community. The webinar does not require advance registration and is free for attendees. ATF will host the event via Microsoft Teams (link to join  on the date of the webinar is below). 

Officials from the Director's office, the Office of Enforcement Programs and Services, the Office of Field Operations, the Federal Explosives Services Division, the National Firearms Act Division, and the Firearms and Explosives Industry Division will present on the following topics:

1. The effect of the Commerce and State Export Control Reform:
  • What it is
  • What it is not
  • Retransfer Requests
  • Direct Commercial Sales
2. The effect of Canadian Assault Weapons Law Changes:
  • Canadian Non-Immigrant Applications
  • Use of Exceptions to Import Non-Importable Weapons
3. Updates and How-to (Quickest Way to Import):
  • Use of eForms
  • Updates - ATF Form 6 Part I and Part II
  • AECA and FFL Association
  • Burden of Proof
  • Conditional Imports
  • Manufacturing Firearms in an FTZ
IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING REGISTRATION: This event does not require advance registration. To join the webinar, click "ctrl" and then click on "Join Microsoft Teams Meeting" link below. Please remember to mute your microphone and to turn off your video.


The above alert is for informational purposes only and is not intended to be construed or used as legal advice. Receipt of this alert does not establish an attorney-client relationship.

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