Reform of U.S. Cultural Property Policy


April 10, 2014 - 1:30pm to 6:00pm
The Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal and 

the Committee for Cultural Policy invite you to:

Reform of U.S. Cultural Property Policy
Accountability, Transparency, and Legal Certainty
April 10, 2014
1:30 p.m.

Jacob Burns Moot Court Room
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
55 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003
Reception to follow

3.5 Credits in "Areas of Professional Practice"
During this half-day symposium, distinguished legal scholars, museum directors, and cultural policy specialists will discuss issues raised in "A Proposal to Reform U.S. Law and Policy Relating to the International Exchange of Cultural Property," by William G. Pearlstein, publication forthcoming in the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal.
A pre-publication version of this article is available in downloadable form here.


Symposium Schedule and Participants (tentative)
1:30 p.m. Opening Remarks
1:40 p.m. Introduction to the Cultural Policy Reform: William G. Pearlstein
1:55 p.m. 
Panel 1: Resolving the Conflict Between the Convention on Cultural Property Implementation Act (CCPIA) and U.S. Criminal Law
Panelists: Andrew Adler, Evan Barr, James McAndrew, Michael McCullough
3:15 p.m. 
Panel 2: Neutral Interpretation and Fair Administration of the CCPIA
Panelists: Mark Feldman, James Fitzpatrick, Lucille Roussin, Marc Wilson
4:30 p.m. 
Panel 3: Museums and Collectors: The AAMD 1970 Rule, Web-Based Databases and Quiet Title
Panelists: Jennifer Kreder, Ronald Spencer, Marc Wilson


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