Obtaining a protection for law-abiding knife travelers has been a long-term goal and initiative of the American Knife & Tool Institute,
This is where you’ll find the latest AKTI News and the latest news in the knife industry. AKTI News includes information about the legislation and regulations we are either proactively introducing to remove knife restrictions or clarify laws or are monitoring to watch for issues that need action. You’ll also find out about the many other educational and information efforts of our organization to promote knives as fundamental, valuable tools.
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Do you have a story about complications traveling with your knife? AKTI works to solve issues. Share your story with us email it to communications@AKTI.org. Hearing what’s happening will help us serve the knife community better. Thanks!
The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) applauds the Montana legislature and Governor Steve Bullock for agreeing to make Montana a very knife friendly state.
Two experts in the fields of intellectual property and brand protection will be guest contributors on our website soon. The global cost of counterfeits projects to reach almost $2 trillion by 2022. Information, insights and helpful tips on “Brand Protection” will be shared.
“We are excited that we have been able to get SB 5782 this far in the legislative process, and are working to get it passed in the House and signed by Governor Jay Inslee before the session ends in April,” said Jan Billeb, AKTI Executive Director.