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BearingArms.com Joins 2016 SHOT Show University Sponsor List


NSSF is pleased to announce that BearingArms.com has agreed to sponsor the 2016 SHOT Show University at the Bronze level.



Retail Compliance Expert Kevin McKown Added to 2016 SHOT Show Speaker Lineup


Veteran retail compliance expert Kevin McKown will be joining our impressive roster of speakers presenting at the 2016 SHOT Show University.



E-Commerce Legal Expert Sean Connolly Joins 2016 SHOT Show University Roster


Attorney Sean Connolly of the law firm Kutak Rock LLP will be presenting the session “Legal Aspects of E-Commerce,” part of the Veteran Retailer learning track at the 2016 SHOT Show University.



Legal Expert Joseph Kavan to Speak at 2016 SHOT Show University


A part of SHOT Show University’s newest learning track, “Range Development,” attorney Joseph Kavan will be headlining the session “Shooting Range Formation and Operation.”



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminar — From Boss to Leader


“Leadership Development Forum,” one of the 18 Retailer Seminar sessions taking place during the 2016 SHOT Show, will help firearm retailers understand the qualities that make a leader.



2016 SHOT Show Retailer Seminars — Don’t Miss the NICS Town Hall Meeting!


With the New NICS E-Check 2.0 now set to debut in January, NSSF is encouraging all retailers to attend the 2016 SHOT Show Retail Seminar entitled “FBI/NICS Retailer Town Hall Meeting.”



Wally Nelson Joins Speaker Lineup for 2016 SHOT Show University


We are pleased to announce that former ATF Deputy Assistant Director Wally Nelson will be hosting several 2016 SHOT Show University learning tracks.



Harry McCabe Joins Speaker Lineup for 2016 SHOT Show University


We are pleased to announce that former ATF Deputy Assistant Director Harry McCabe will be hosting several 2016 SHOT Show University learning tracks.



Otis Technology Newest Bronze Sponsor of 2016 SHOT Show University


We’re very excited to announce that Otis Technology has joined the roster of 2016 SHOT Show University sponsors at the Bronze support level.



Five Reasons to Invest in a Customized Market Report


Smart business owners back their risk with research. For firearm retailers and range owners, NSSF’s Customized Market Reports are the answer to getting that research down.



Kutak Rock LLP Signs As Bronze Sponsor of 2016 SHOT Show University


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce that Kutak Rock LLP has signed on as a Bronze Sponsor of the 2016 SHOT Show University.



NSSF First Shots Big City Tour to Roll into Dallas Area


Participation in target shooting is at an all-time high, and newcomers will be able to see what all the excitement is about by attending a free First Shots seminar in the Dallas-area May 1 through 3.



NSSF Adds Extended Classes to 2015 Retailer Seminar Lineup


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce that it has developed a series of extended Retailer Seminars for FFL holders.



Special Featured Speaker Announced for 2015 SHOT Show University


The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce that renowned former U.S. Marine fighter pilot instructor Patrick “Lips” Houlahan will be the featured speaker for the closing session of this year’s SHOT Show University (SSU).



“Don’t Lie for the Other Guy” is a Tool Box for Retailers, Not a Hammer to be Used Against Them


We will not be silent if we see the efforts of an anti-gun organization to make the “Don’t Lie for the Other Guy” appear to be something it could never be.



Retailer Education Seminars Scheduled for June In Illinois, Indiana


There are two NSSF Retailer Education Seminars scheduled in June. First on June 24 at the Parke Regency Hotel & Conference Center, 1413 Leslie Drive in Bloomington, Illinois, then at the Hilton Indianapolis North, 8181 E Shadeland Ave., in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 26. Both seminars are scheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. All firearms retailers in […]



Biden Gets It Right (Finally)


Joe Biden doesn’t have the best track record as a go-to source for common sense when it comes to firearms. After all, the vice president advocated protecting one’s home by randomly firing a shotgun into the air, an act that is both dangerous and illegal. He was also tapped as the Obama administration point person to push a […]



60 Minutes Tackles Mental Health in America


In the aftermath of the tragic acts of mass violence in Aurora, Colo. and Newtown, Conn., America went in search for answers. Why did these things happen, and what could be done to prevent them from happening again? Sadly, anti-gun groups have used these tragedies to advance their political agenda, ignoring the fact that the […]



Fixing the Mental Health Care System Needs Priority


NSSF will Continue Focus on FixNICS as Our Industry’s Contribution Our nation’s mental health care system is broken. We have known this for many years. Inadequate community and hospital resources were made even more so by state spending cuts necessitated by the Great Recession, as the National Alliance on Mental Illness documented in a 2011 report.  State, […]



NSSF FFL Compliance Consultation Program Gets Results


“We just completed our first ATF inspection last week. We passed and were not told of anything for which we would be written up. In short, the site visit program WORKS.” Jackie Gengler Alaska Illusive Arms NSSF’s FFL Compliance Consultation Program is entering its second year of existence and already we are seeing the dramatic […]