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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

Bavaria and Germany move to dismiss Gurlitt litigation, but raise questions about why they are resisting a lawsuit over painting that task force recommended they restitute to David Toren
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • October 10 2014

To date, only one lawsuit has been filed in the United States related to the seizure from Cornelius Gurlitt's apartment of some 1,280 works of art, a

Bavarian State Paintings Collection in the news again, may face claims from Eva Braun heirs
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • July 2 2014

Quite by coincidence, two stories we have covered in the last few days have centered around the claims by the heirs of Paul von Mendelssohn Bartholdy

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

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

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

Peer to peer (P2P) legislation
  • Abril Abogados
  • Canada, France, Germany, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 13 2012

Since 2006, when the first European Regulation against illegal downloading was enacted by Finland, most of EU Member States have followed the example

Cornelius Gurlitt attorney references “only eight works” in relation to Nazi persecution, likely more of an update than assertion of ownership
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • May 23 2014

The attorney for the recently deceased Cornelius Gurlitt, Stephan Edel, told Der Spiegel today that "At the present time, only eight works must be

Claims byMendelssohn Bartholdy heirs over Picasso “Madame Soler” dismissed, court finds no FSIA jurisdiction after evidentiary hearings
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany, USA
  • July 1 2014

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has dismissed claims for ownership of Madame Soler by Pablo Picasso, currently at the