This CLE will focus on legal challenges surrounding the trade in international cultural objects by exploring competing claims among source countries, museums, and market players such as auction houses, collectors and dealers. With reference to current controversies like the recent raid on Christie’s to recover smuggled Indian artifacts, “red flag” issues that can trip up the unwary company or collector involved with the international movement of antiquities. Who should attend? Attorneys advising businesses and individuals collecting international antiquities, dealing with them, or handling their international movement.
Thursday, May 5, 2016, 12:00 P.M. – 1:30 P.M.
Registration starts at 11:30 A.M.
Davis Wright Tremaine
1201 3rd Avenue, Suite 2200
Seattle, WA 98101-3047
Alison Ivey – Vulcan, Inc., Seattle
Law & Legal Procedure: 1.50
Free for IPS members
$25 for non-IPS members
$15 for law students
Registration is open but space will be limited. We would appreciate hearing from you beforehand to ensure that enough seats are available.
RSVP by mailing or faxing the registration FORM;
or REGISTER ONLINE.
Section Representative contact information for this CLE:
Name: Leonid Kisselev
Firm: Cascadia Intellectual Property
Telephone #: (206) 381-3900