The Art Law Review

The Art Law Review

Gert-Jan van den Bergh, Martha Visser and Auke van Hoek have written a chapter in the publication The Art Law Review, part of the authoritative legal series The Law Reviews. In the chapter, the Art Law section of Bergh Stoop & Sanders provides an up to date...
Presentation UIA Luxembourg 2019 authentication and innovation

Presentation UIA Luxembourg 2019 authentication and innovation

On the 63th UIA Congress (Union Internationale des Avocats/International Association of Lawyers) in Luxembourg Gert Jan van den Bergh held a presentation on the legal implications on the development of art authentication. He discussed some major forgery lawsuits as...
The Rijksmuseum wants to buy an important work by Rembrandt

The Rijksmuseum wants to buy an important work by Rembrandt

The Rijksmuseum wants to buy an important work by Rembrandt, but the French government is obstructive. Can the French government prevent the work from leaving France? Auke van Hoek discusses the French legislation for the Dutch Broadcasting Network NOS: NOS Bergh...
WILL THIS FALSE MONDRIAN LEAD TO REPUTATIONAL DAMAGE?

WILL THIS FALSE MONDRIAN LEAD TO REPUTATIONAL DAMAGE?

(Photo: Museum Bozar) A lost Mondrian turned up at the Stedelijk Museum, but was later unmasked as a copy. A lot of questions about the real artist remain unanswered, as well as the question of when the work will reappear elsewhere. What does this mean for the...