Gun Laws in New York
Adam’s Mark Buffalo Niagara
December 2, 2016 (9:00 – 4:30)
Our very own Steven M. Cohen will be presenting on Gun Laws in New York State.
The constitutional protection of individual gun rights has never been stronger, but regulatory and liability concerns can hamper even the most responsible owner. Is your knowledge of federal, state and local law effective enough to protect your client from criminal or civil charges? Let our experienced faculty give you the insight you need. Learn the difference between Title 1 and Title 2 firearms, the requirements for selling at a gun show versus selling to a private party, and more. Make sure your clients are able to exercise their Second Amendment rights while avoiding liabilities that can put themselves or others at risk. Register today!
- Understand the lesser-known constitutional aspects of firearms law, including the First Amendment issues that surround gun shows.
- Know how the Firearms Owners Protection Act affects the possession of automatic weapons.
- Find out the legal requirements for an individual who buys multiple handguns in the same purchase.
- Recognize what Title 2 firearms are and the unique purchasing and taxation requirements that come with them.
- Learn how to fight gun confiscations by law enforcement and contest errors in background checks.
- Discover the potential criminal or civil liability individuals can face under Child Access Prevention laws.
- Identify situation in which you should or must break confidentiality with your client