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Fine arts insurers can combat terrorists’ plundering for profit
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • USA, United Kingdom, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan
  • August 14 2017

Among the many horrors perpetrated by terrorists around the world are plundering for profit and illicit trading in looted antiquities. During a recent

EU gets tough on trafficking in antiquities
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • European Union
  • July 19 2017

The European Commission is planning to strengthen import regulations to tackle the scourge of illicit trafficking in stolen artefacts. The proposed

Consultation begins on proposed EU efforts to tackle illicit trade in cultural property
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • December 2 2016

As homegrown efforts to counter the illicit trade in cultural property progress though the UK Parliament, the European Commission has begun consulting

Antiques looted by British art dealer return to Italy
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2016

Italian cultural officials reported on Tuesday (23 March) that hundreds of antiquities looted by British art dealer Robin Symes have been returned to

Law relating to “antiquities” in India be aware of your obligations!
  • Vaish Associates Advocates
  • India
  • August 6 2015

Have you inherited, collected or are in possession of any books, statues, coins, manuscripts, sculptures etc.? Because if you have, then there are

ISIS’s destruction of antiquities and ancient sites
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • Syria, Iraq
  • March 23 2015

The recent destruction of sculptures and other objects in the Mosul Museum, as well as the ancient cities and archaeological sites of Nimrud, Hatra

JCT DB 2011: loss and expense
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 7 2011

No doubt you have spotted that the title for this series of articles has changed.

Party seeking attachment of foreign sovereign assets in U.S. must identify specific assets and plausible statutory exception before court should allow even limited discovery
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • April 25 2011

A number of American citizens suffered physical and emotional injuries in a September 4, 1997 suicide bombing in Jerusalem.

Rethinking antiquity collections
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2009

According to an old Roman proverb, "art has no enemy except ignorance."

Egypt seeks to collect royalties for reproduction of pyramids and other antiquities
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • United Kingdom, Egypt
  • January 9 2008

The English newspaper The Guardian reported that Egypt plans to pass a law that would copyright the Pyramids, the Sphinx and other well-known landmarks and use the royalties from copies to pay for the upkeep of its historic monuments and sites.