At its 2019 Blade Show meeting, the Board of Regents of the American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) elected John Sullivan of W.R. Case & Sons Cutlery Company to serve as the eighth person as president of the nonprofit trade association advocating for the knife community.
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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Visit the American Knife & Tool Institute booth #23 and pick up the latest knife law information and a free knife chamois.
Knives from renowned custom makers including Ed Fowler, Lucas Burnley, Tony Bose, Philip Booth, Mathew Lerch, Richard Rogers, Brian Tighe, Tom Mayo, Ken Onion, and Joe Caswell will be on live auction at the American Knife & Tool Institute’s (AKTI) fundraiser on Friday evening, June 7th, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Third Time is the Charm! Governor Cuomo signs New York State gravity knife reform legislation.
“The Freedom of Commerce Act would remove one of the many federal regulatory burdens that have hindered manufacturing growth, interstate commerce and consumer practices for far too long. I thank AKTI for its partnership on this effort.”