Past Events

Visiting Scholar Lectures in Art, Business & Law | Queen Mary

Posted on: October 24, 2019 by IAL Admin

From “leader to pariah”? On the Dutch restitution committee and the inclusion of the public interest in assessing Nazi-spoliated art claims Recently, the Dutch restitution policy was heavily criticised for the inclusion of the public interest in the applicable substantive assessment framework. In this lecture, this critique will be the main focus of attention after […]

Study Forum in London – 12 October 2019

Posted on: September 6, 2019 by Alexander Herman

On Saturday 12 October 2019 we will be holding an all-day study forum in London, running from 9.45 am to 5pm. The event will be hosted at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, at 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2A 3JB. The event will consist of a variety of talks from a number […]

Study Forum in London – 29 June 2019

Posted on: May 30, 2019 by Alexander Herman

On Saturday 29 June 2019 we will be holding an all-day study forum in London, running from 9.45 am to 5pm. The event will be hosted at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies (CCLS), Queen Mary University of London, at 67-69 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, WC2A 3JB. The event will consist of a variety of talks from a number […]

2019 Diploma in Intellectual Property and Collections

Posted on: February 17, 2019 by IAL Admin

The Diploma in Intellectual Property and Collections will run again in London for three days from 24 to 26 June 2019. A new version of the course will also run in Sydney, Australia from 17 to 19 July 2019. The course will cover all aspects of intellectual property (IP) law affecting collections and collection management, […]

Study Forum in London – 23 February 2019

Posted on: January 18, 2019 by Alexander Herman

SOLD OUT – Our next study forum will be held at Notre Dame University in London on Saturday, 23 February 2019 from 9.45 am to 5.00 pm. The event will consist of a variety of talks from a number of different speakers, each covering a specific area related to art and cultural heritage law, including: Auction house […]

Art on the Move afternoon seminar on 19 June

Posted on: December 31, 2018 by Alexander Herman

We are happy to announce that an IAL afternoon seminar entitled ‘Art on the Move’ will take place on 19 June 2019 at the offices of Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP in London. The event will cover the legal aspects relating to the movement of art: buying and selling across international borders, international loans, the role […]

Jewellery & Law Morning Seminar

Posted on: October 23, 2018 by IAL Admin

This seminar, to be run with the support of Clyde & Co, will cover the law as it affects the trade in jewellery and precious stones. This will cover all areas such as design rights, fakes and forgeries, attribution and disputes. A great opportunity for newcomers to learn more about this fascinating topic, and a […]

Study Forum in London – 20 October 2018

Posted on: August 24, 2018 by Alexander Herman

Our next study forum will be held at Notre Dame University in London on Saturday, 20 October 2018 from 9.45 am to 5.00 pm. The event will consist of a variety of talks from a number of different speakers, each covering a specific area related to art and cultural heritage law, including: Street art and copyright law […]

Law and Ethics: An Introductory Course for Museum Professionals

Posted on: June 21, 2018 by IAL Admin

Location: Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, 75 Belford Rd, Edinburgh Dates: 21 and 22 June 2018 Time: 10.00 to 5.00 pm each day   This two-day course is the first of its kind offered by the Institute of Art & Law (IAL) in Scotland. It is intended for museum and gallery professionals and will […]

Art & Taxation Afternoon Seminar (Swedenborg Society)

Posted on: March 15, 2018 by IAL Admin

This afternoon seminar on 7 June 2018 is being offered by the Institute of Art & Law with gracious support from Hunters Solicitors. It will focus on issues of taxation involving artworks and other cultural objects. What tax matters should collectors and dealers consider when putting together an art collection? What incentives exist regarding artworks […]