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Emergent Issues in Art Law Topic of November 14 Program

November 13, 2012 – 

Art law experts will discuss litigation, government action, and the duties and pitfalls of the American domestic trade in cultural artifacts as panelists for “Unspoken Trade: Stolen Art in America,” a special program at Rutgers School of Law–Newark on Wednesday, November 14, 2012. The program is hosted by the Rutgers Law Record and co-sponsored by the Rutgers Art Law Society and Barbri. 

Among the subjects related to the acquisition and repatriation of stolen cultural property that will be covered are:

  • The purchase, donation and repatriation of stolen cultural property
  • International patrimony laws
  • Museums, international law, and international guidance on art acquisition
  • Protections for the purchaser of stolen art

 To register, please RSVP to rutgersartlawsymposium@gmail.com.

What: “Unspoken Trade: Stolen Art in America”
Who: Emeritus Professor Carol Roehrenbeck, Rutgers School of Law–Newark
Gerard G. Brew, Partner, McCarter & English, LLP
Darlene B. Fairman, Counsel, Herrick, Feinstein LLP
Rebecca Buck, Deputy Director of Collection Services, Newark Museum
When: 6 – 8:30 pm, Wednesday, November 14, 2012
Where: Baker Trial Courtroom, Rutgers School of Law–Newark