Join art law litigator William Charron as he provides an overview of the legal issues that are involved in cases of fake and stolen art. This program will address both substantive and procedural law issues, including the kinds of claims and defenses that are often raised, statutes of limitations and choice of law disputes, duties of diligence by sellers and buyers, and both legal and practical efforts at reform, including the forthcoming launch of a specialized arbitration tribunal for art authenticity disputes.
William Charron is a litigator who co-chairs Pryor Cashman’s Art Law practice. He represents institutional and individual clients in a wide range of art authenticity, title and other matters. Bill also has extensive experience handling intellectual property litigation involving copyright, trademark, right of publicity, and defamation matters. He has been named a “Super Lawyer” in intellectual property litigation every year since 2013.
Bill is a frequent speaker and writer on issues impacting the art world, such as authenticity disputes, World War II restitution cases, artist royalty rights, and procedural law issues. He is an advisory board member of “Authenticity in Art” (AiA) based in The Netherlands; a founding board member of the Professional Advisors to the International Art Market (PAIAM) in New York; and a member of the New York City Bar Association’s Art Law Committee.
I enjoyed learning about this unique topic.
Great presentation, Bill!
Very interesting. I am not that familiar with this are of the law. The program was very informative and enjoyable.
Wonderfully clear description of these art law principles. This presentation was a pleasure to watch.
An interesting subject matter to learn about
This was unexpectedly very informative and fun to participate in
This program was excellent. Very interesting and well done. Thank you.
Very well done!
Interesting course, well presented.
I echo previous comments and agree this was very informative and useful.
Very interesting program from a very knowledgeable and experienced attorney.
Great topic. Thorough and interesting presentation.
Very informative. Excellent presentation.
Excellent presentation. Exceeded my expectations.
Enjoyable course; well presented, interesting material.
My son has an art history degree. I told him about this presentation. He asked to come over and watch it, because he is interested in it. A CLE that non-lawyers WANT to watch?? That is as good as it gets!! Bravo!!
Much better presenter on what could have been terribly dry subject.
Such an interesting area of the law!
Very interesting presentation
Very erudite presentation. The major issues were discussed in a very comprehensive manner. Superb job.
Very informative and interesting.
Well-done presentation, very informative.
Nice handling of an interesting topic.
This was a very informative course.
Very good presentation. Very informative.
Methodical and interesting topic. Excellent presenter.
Excellent presentation with interesting legal issues eg SOL and laches.
Excellent presentation. Enjoyed learning about Art Law.
Very interesting topic
Very interesting presentation. I had no idea art law could be so complicated! Excellent explanations.
Fascinating and very well presented topic. Thank you.
Excellent presentation! Very clear and compelling. I hated studying Property in law school but loved this presentation!
This was a very interesting presentation. I learned a lot.
A clear and interesting presentation about a fascinating subject.
Highly informative. Fascinating subject.
A very solid, informative program.
very very interesting subject
Great program, very interesting!
Very informative course. Great presentation.
This CLE session was led by an authoritative, knowledgable presenter who kept his audience's attention.
Very engaging. Very interested presentation. Great speaker on the subject matter.
This was an excellent presentation in all respects.
This teacher is amazing.
I think this was a great presentation. I loved the last part about the recovery of lost art and claims re: holocaust.