Nutshell series. Study aids (West Academic Publishing)
Art Law in a Nutshell (5th ed.) presents an overview of the legal issues concerning art. It covers the definition of art, and the theft and movement of art in wartime and peacetime. It examines the business of art for artists, museums, and collectors, including art as an investment, auctions, authentication, insurance, tax issues for artists and collectors, working artist issues, and aid to the arts. It also explains the intellectual property issues of copyright, trademark, moral rights and economic rights, right of publicity, and First Amendment freedom of expression rights.
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Art: the customs definition Art: international movement Art: the victim of war Art as an investment Auctions Authentication Insurance Tax problems: collectors and dealers Tax problems: artists Aid to the arts The working artist Copyright Trademark Moral and economic rights Freedom of expression Museums Right of publicity Photographs of artwork.
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Description based on e-publication title page, viewed November 1, 2016.
Revision of: DuBoff, Leonard D. Art law in a nutshell. Fourth edition. St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West,