Art Law BlogPosts Tagged With "Rothko"

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.

Former Knoedler Director Ann Freedman Reaches Another Settlement

Posted October 26th, 2016 - by


This blog—like the rest of the art world—has closely followed the legal developments that continue to unfold in the wake of the Knoedler scandal, which exploded in 2011 when one of New York’s old… (read more)


Categories: Art Galleries, Art Market, Legal Developments
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Appellate Court Sides with Defendants In Lawsuit Over “Confidential” Sale of Rothko Masterpiece

Posted October 11th, 2016 - by


We have previously covered the litigation arising out of the 2007 sale of a Rothko masterpiece; the work’s seller sued the buyer and an intermediary dealer over alleged violations of a confidenti… (read more)


Categories: Art Market, Auction, Fine Art, Legal Developments, Museums, Provenance
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Sotheby’s Drawn Into International Art Feud Between Russian Billionaire and Swiss Freeport Magnate

Posted June 9th, 2016 - by


A dispute between two powerful figures in the international art world has been playing out on a global stage for months.  Now, a major auction house has been dragged into the fray, sparking even … (read more)


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Following Summary Judgment Defeat, Knoedler Defendants Settle With Another Group of Plaintiffs

Posted December 24th, 2015 - by


This blog has written often about the Knoedler scandal, which exploded in 2011 when a once-venerable art gallery closed following revelations that, over the course of more than a decade, it had s… (read more)


Categories: Art Galleries, Fine Art, Forgeries, Legal Developments, Provenance
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Former Knoedler President Ann Freedman Reaches Settlement with Fellow Art Dealer in Defamation Suit

Posted December 17th, 2013 - by


This firm’s attorneys were involved in the very first suit arising out of the infamous forgery scandal against the now-defunct Knoedler Gallery.  Since then, this blog has covered ongoing develop… (read more)


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