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The perils of “revenge porn” part 2
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Israel, Japan, Philippines, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 17 2014

In October 2013, I wrote about the recent emergence of revenge porn. This is the increasingly common problem faced by individuals, usually women, on


Toren amends complaint against Bavaria over Liebermann seized from Gurlitt, spotlights task force recommendation of restitution in support of bailment theory
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • October 27 2014

Two weeks ago, the Federal Republic of Germany and Bavaria moved to dismiss the restitution claims brought by David Toren over ownership of Two


Germany itself exhibited in the United States dozens of works from Hildebrandt Gurlitt in 1956
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • February 21 2014

There have been occasional references during the Gurlitt affair to the possiblity that some of the paintings seized from Hildebrand Gurlitt's


“Gurlitt facts” website posted as part of public relations offensive, arguments strain credulity
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • February 18 2014

Cornelius Gurlitt's legal team has posted a new website called "Gurlitt Info" in similar (but not identical) German and English versions that is so


327 Gurlitt collection works now known; time for claims in the United States?
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • December 6 2013

The coordination office in Magdeburg continues to post details about works of art seized from Cornelius Gurlitt in Schwabing, with a total of 327


Breakthrough? Gurlitt signs agreement with Germany for continued research and commits to return of art
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • April 7 2014

On the heels of last night’s “60 Minutes” treatment of the Gurlitt saga (which featured Willi Korte and Ingeborg Berggreen-Merkel, two participants at


Gurlitt Task Force issues fourth restitution recommendation in 14 months
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • April 6 2015

Shortly after reports that two of the objects found in Cornelius Gurlitt's possession in 2012 would "be restituted "soon" to the families from which


Cornelius Gurlitt passes away, questions remain about recent deal and fate of collection
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • May 7 2014

Cornelius Gurlitt died yesterday, six months after his art collection was revealed to the world in a Focus article, and less than a month after


German federal government wants Gurlitt collection made public, some may have come to U.S., more art seized in Stuttgart, Cornelius Gurlitt spotted in Munich after bizarre request for anonymity
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • November 11 2013

The fire hose of Gurlitt collection information continues unabated. For stellar reporting keep track of Bloomberg and The Wall Street Journal in


Gurlitt will contest won’t be resolved anytime soon, will likely delay restitution
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • February 7 2015

Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen (SRF) reported yesterday that the challenge by Uta Werner to her cousin Cornelius Gurlitt’s will may extend late into