Art Law BlogPosts Tagged With "Koons"

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Court Allows Most of Buyer’s Claims to Proceed In Lawsuit Over Koons Sculpture

Posted November 4th, 2016 - by Kate Lucas

Over the summer, we reported on a lawsuit against the David Zwirner Gallery filed by a disgruntled collector who had paid $2 million for a Jeff Koons sculpture that the gallery never delivered.  … (read more)

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Amended Complaint Against Zwirner Reveals “Mystery Work” to be by Koons

Posted August 23rd, 2016 - by Amanda M.F. Bakale

An amended complaint has been filed in a case against art dealer David Zwirner, adding claims for violation of New York’s Arts and Cultural Affairs Law.  As we recently discussed, Zwirner has bee… (read more)

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Jeff Koons Reaches Settlement In Recent Lawsuit, But Richard Prince Is In the Hot Seat Again On Fair Use

Posted May 19th, 2016 - by Kate Lucas

Appropriation art is back in the news, as two of the biggest names in the field navigate the latest legal claims filed against them. A few months ago, we wrote about a new lawsuit filed agains… (read more)

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Jeff Koons Sued For Copyright Infringement, Again

Posted January 10th, 2016 - by Kate Lucas

Famed “appropriation artist” Jeff Koons was sued in federal court last month over his alleged copyright infringement of a photograph used in a 1986 liquor advertisement. Koons is no stranger t… (read more)

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Perelman’s Claims Against Gagosian Dismissed, In a Cautionary Tale for Sophisticated Art Buyers

Posted December 16th, 2014 - by Kate Lucas

In the fall of 2012, the MacAndrews & Forbes Group, LLC and MAFG Art Fund, LLC, two holding companies controlled by business mogul Ronald Perelman sued legendary art dealer Larry Gagosian and… (read more)

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