The Treasures of Crimea

The Treasures of Crimea

The documentary ‘The Treasures of Crimea’ by Oeke Hoogendijk will be shown in Dutch cinemas from the beginning of March 2022. The film documents the legal battle that Bergh Stoop & Sanders Lawyers waged on behalf of its client, the State of Ukraine,...
Second edition: The Art Law Review

Second edition: The Art Law Review

In January, the second edition of the book The Art Law Review, part of the authoritative legal series The Law Reviews, was published.  In the chapter ‘the Netherlands’, the Art Law section of Bergh Stoop & Sanders provides a current overview of art law...
Second edition: The Art Law Review

Second edition: The Art Law Review

In January, the second edition of the book The Art Law Review, part of the authoritative legal series The Law Reviews, was published.  In the chapter ‘the Netherlands’, the Art Law section of Bergh Stoop & Sanders provides a current overview of art law...
Crimean Treasures to be returned to Ukraine

Crimean Treasures to be returned to Ukraine

(photo: Allard Pierson)      Today, the Amsterdam Court of Appeal, Gerechtshof Amsterdam, rendered judgment in the case between the State of Ukraine, Allard Pierson Museum and four Crimean museums, which has been ongoing since 2014. The Court of Appeal...
Stedelijk Museum must return Kandinsky painting to heirs

Stedelijk Museum must return Kandinsky painting to heirs

Photo: collection Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam The City of Amsterdam decided that the work ‘Bild mit Haüsern’ by Kandinsky from the collection of the Stedelijk Museum  will be returned to the Lewenstein heirs. After the negative binding expert opinion at the...