Art Law – The Tort of Negligence and Reputation Management

There are few in the art world who haven’t heard of the Beltracci forgery scandal, where Wolfgang and Helene Beltracci were charged and convicted of selling 14 forged paintings (the actual number of forgeries is still unknown). High profile cases like this boast the...

Restitution alert

Restitution alert – Dutch website launched to reunite looted art works with lawful owners. During the atrocities of the Second World War, many artworks were seized from innocent individuals and families by the Nazis. Artworks were either stolen when families...