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Case Law Corner – Archives 2021

Keeping track of lawsuits involving artworks, cultural property, artists' estates, galleries, etc. Jump to a month: January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December Find past archives: 2020 | 2019 | 2018 Last updated: November 30, 2021. From the November 2021 Newsletter Emden et al v. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, No. 4:21CV03348. (S.D. Tex. 2021) On October 12, 2021, the heirs of Jewish art collector Max Emden filed a Complaint against the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Plaintiffs seek damages and declaratory relief for the sale of three valuable p

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