Art Law BlogPosts Tagged With "Gagosian"

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.

Forgery Case Highlights Importance of Pre-Sale Diligence

Posted January 27th, 2017 - by Lindsay Hogan

Andrew Hall, a hedge-fund manager and art collector, filed suit against Lorettann Gascard, a former art-history professor at Franklin Pierce University, and her son, Nikolas, alleging that the Ga… (read more)

Categories: Art Galleries, Art Market, Authentication, Forgeries, Legal Developments
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Another Richard Prince Lawsuit

Posted December 5th, 2016 - by Kate Lucas

Richard Prince has had a busy year on the litigation front. We’ve previously written about the copyright claims photographer Donald Graham filed last winter against Prince and the Gagosian Gal… (read more)

Categories: Art Exhibitions, Art Galleries, Copyright, Legal Developments
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The Devil’s In the Details In Lawsuit Between Alec Baldwin and Mary Boone

Posted September 16th, 2016 - by Kate Lucas

Back in August, the New York Times ran a story about a heated dispute between actor Alec Baldwin and gallerist Mary Boone over a painting by Ross Bleckner.  Baldwin has now commenced a lawsuit in… (read more)

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Dueling Lawsuits Between Gallerist and Art Advisor Raise Questions About Industry Norms and Unwritten Representations

Posted September 16th, 2016 - by Kate Lucas

Earlier this summer, a heated dispute erupted between a Manhattan gallerist and a private art advisory business, in a case that raises issues regarding the roles of galleries and advisors at the … (read more)

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Art Collector Indicted For Tax Evasion, Highlighting Law Enforcement’s Continued Focus On Financial Wrongdoing in the Art World

Posted September 9th, 2016 - by Amanda M.F. Bakale

Real-estate developer and art collector Michael Shvo has been indicted in an alleged tax-evasion scheme relating to fine-art purchases.  Shvo allegedly participated in a scheme to evade over $1 m… (read more)

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