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Zum Geburtstag Viel Glück? The Washington Principles Turn 20
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Germany
  • October 30 2018

This fall marks the 20th anniversary of the Washington Conference on Nazi-Era Assets and the corollary Washington Principles on Nazi-confiscated Art


Deletion of Grünbaum Works from Lost Art Database Shows Again How German Government Has Lost Its Way on Nazi-Looted Art
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Germany
  • August 27 2018

The New York Times reported yesterday that the German Lost Art Foundation had removed several paintings once owned by the Viennese cabaret actor Fritz


Alexander Khochinsky Files Suit Against Poland for Retaliation Related to WW II Property Claims
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Poland, Germany
  • June 27 2018

Alexander Khochinsky, the son of a Polish Jew who fled her home just steps ahead of the German invasion in 1941, has


Germany Identifies Painting from Gurlitt Collection as Nazi-Looted, Progress and Credibility Still Uncertain
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany
  • October 25 2017

The Deutsches Zentrum Kulturgutverluste (the German Center for Cultural Property Losses) issued a press release today that an additional work from


Pissarro from Cornelius Gurlitt’s Salzburg Home Returned to Heirs
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Germany
  • May 24 2017

The German government announced recently that it had returned an additional work of art found in the Salzburg home of Cornelius Gurlitt in connection


Nazi-Looting and Forced Sales Support JurisdictionGuelph Treasure Ruling Analysis
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Germany
  • April 3 2017

The decision on Friday to allow our clients’ claims to proceed against German and the Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz for the restitution of the


U.S. District Court Issues First of Its Kind Landmark Ruling Against Germany Over Renowned Guelph Treasure Taken During The Third Reich
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Germany
  • March 31 2017

The United States District Court for the District of Columbia has ruled for the first time that claims can proceed against Germany in a United States


Changes to Limbach Commission Announced, Real Change Now Seems Out of Reach
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany
  • November 15 2016

After nearly a hear of hinting at changes the Advisory Commission in Germany that makes recommendations to state museums on claims for allegedly


Restitution Claims Resolved in New York and Cologne, New Case Filed Against Germany
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, Germany
  • September 29 2016

Word came this week of two resolutions of claims to Nazi-looted art in museums in New York and Cologne, and a new Nazi-looted claim against Germany


More of the SameLatest Limbach Commission “Reform” is Anything But
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Germany
  • August 11 2016

There have been a number of articles this week indicating that Germany intends to reform the “Advisory Commission on the return of cultural property