Art Law BlogPosts From "April 2016"

The art world, and the laws that regulate it, are continually evolving.  Grossman LLP’s Art Law Blog offers our insights into the important legal issues and developments impacting the art world on a daily basis.

Federal Court Strikes Down California’s Artist Royalties Law As Preempted by Federal Copyright Law

Posted April 19th, 2016 - by


This blog has previously covered the ongoing litigation concerning California’s Resale Royalties Act (CRRA).  A federal district court recently struck down the state statute on the grounds that i… (read more)


Categories: Art Market, Auction, Copyright, Legal Developments
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University of Oklahoma Reaches Settlement With Claimant Over Nazi-Confiscated Pissarro Painting

Posted April 1st, 2016 - by


After a long legal battle in multiple federal courts, the University of Oklahoma has reached a settlement regarding a claimant’s attempts to recover a Nazi-looted artwork by celebrated Expression… (read more)


Categories: Fine Art, Legal Developments, Museums, Nazi-looted Art, Provenance
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