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COMMITTEE FOR THE ARTS
 
CFTA  is proud to present
 
Recovery of Nazi-Looted Art
History and Latest Developments
 
 
November 10, 2005
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
University Synagogue
11960 Sunset Boulevard
Brentwood
 
Hear the real stories of tragedy, intrigue and triumph behind the cases
from the attorneys who are helping to shape the law on the recovery of art stolen during the Holocaust.
 
Speakers :
 
E. Randol Schoenberg
 Partner Burris & Schoenberg, LLP   Lead counsel in Altmann v. Republic of Austria, seeking the return of six paintings valued at $200 million from Austria.
 
Steven E. Thomas Partner Irell & Manella, LLP   Legal advisor on the purchase, collection, auction and sale of fine art and cultural property.
 
Presentation will include slide show of photographs and records (preserved by the Nazis) that are being used by lawyers and art experts to trace stolen artwork.
 

Who should attend:                   This program is open to the public, but is a must for collectors, investors, attorneys, dealers, artists, art and law students, and anyone interested in art and justice!

Registration:                              6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Kristallnacht Commemoration    7:00 p.m. – 7:20 p.m.
 
Program:                                   7:20 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Question and answer period at the end.

Reception:                                 8:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.   Food and drinks.

Parking:                                   Complimentary Parking is available at University Synagogue

Price:                                        FREE for members of University Synagogue
$10 ($15 at the door) for the general public
$25 ($35 at the door) for BHBA members wishing to receive MCLE credit
$30 ($40 at the door) for non-BHBA members wishing to receive MCLE credit
 
MINIMUM 24 HOURS - Refund with 48 hours notice – Raincheck with 24 hours notice
 
Program Co-Chairs:                   Irena Raskin, Esq.
                                                Mark Pearl, Esq.

To REGISTER for this program:
Print and FAX this flyer to (310) 601-2423 or mail it to BHBA, Post Office Box 7277, Beverly Hills, CA 90212-7277
Online registration is only for attorneys seeking MCLE credit only http://bhba.org/event.htm

If you would like to receive flyers by mail or to register by phone, call (310) 601-BHBA
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1.5 HOURS MCLE CREDIT:  This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California in the amount of 1.5 hours and the Beverly Hills Bar Association certifies that this activity conforms to the standards for approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.
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