Art and Cultural Property Law

Elective Course
Course Number: LAW 538
Credits: 3

The Art and Cultural Property Law seminar will examine the legal treatment of art and cultural property. It will cover topics relating to artists’ rights (freedom of expression, copyright, and moral rights); cultural property (looting and destruction in times of war and conflict, international restitution and repatriation, and U.S. laws on preservation and archaeological resources); indigenous cultural property (misappropriation of intangible heritage and NAGPRA); and museums (ethics).