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Cultural Property Protection and the U.S. Military: A View From an Army Archaeologist

October 22, 2013


Please see the following notice from DePaul regarding a program that will be happening… tomorrow!! If you are in the Chicago area, it sounds like it’d be worth checking out. Sorry for the late notice, but we are very fortunate to have Dr. Laurie Rush as a guest speaker at DePaul College of Law this […]

DePaul to Host Restitution & Repatriation Symposium in November 2013 with Featured Lecturer Jack Trope

September 17, 2013


The conference, Restitution and Repatriation: The Return of Cultural Objects Symposium will be held at DePaul University College of Law in Chicago on Thursday, November 14, 2013. The program will address the underlying legal, ethical and moral reasons and policies behind the return of cultural objects. Panels will discuss provenance research, museum acquisitions, historical appropriations, […]

Intellectual Property in Art Law: A TeleConference With Dowd (Today!!)

June 5, 2013


Raymond Dowd will interview Alexandra Darraby today at noon EST in a live teleconference. From WestLegalEdCenter: Ray Dowd, author of West’s Copyright Litigation Handbook, and partner at Dunnington Bartholow & Miller LLP in New York City   interviews Alexandra Darraby, author of West’s Art, Artifact, Architecture & Museum Law Volumes 1 & 2, and Principal in […]

ARCA 2013 Annual Conference in Italy

May 23, 2013


The Association for Research into Crimes Against Art will sponsor and host the Fifth Annual Art & Heritage Conference in lovely Amelia, Italy, from June 21-23, 2013. Presenters range from the Senior Inspector of the Hong Kong Police Force to the Chief of the Asset Forfeiture Unit in the United States Attorney’s Office for the […]

Potential New Addition to UNESCO List: The Blue Mosque

January 25, 2013


According to Armenian Culture Minister Hasmik Poghosyan, Armenia will submit an application to have Yerevan’s Blue Mosque added to The United Nations Educational Scientific and Culture Organization (“UNESCO”)’s  Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage. The Mosque was built at some point during the mid-18th century, during the reign of Nadir Shah. Construction is believed to have […]