Profiting from the Holocaust? Legal and Ethical Controversies Over Nazi Art Looting

When: September 14, 2016 at 7:00pm - 7:00pm EDT - This event has passed

The CSUSA Midwest Chapter is proud to cosponsor this event with the Jewish Bar Association of Michigan, the State Bar of Michigan and the Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies.

Keynote speaker Raymond J. Dowd will discuss the story behind Nazi looted art, through forced and coerced transfers, and the ethical and legal expectations of its return to its lawful owners.


Holocaust Center Members: No Admission Charge
General Public: $10.00 in advance / $12.50 day of event
Students: $5.00 in advance / $7.50 day of event

Raymond J. Dowd is a partner in the law firm of Dunnington Bartholow & Miller LLP in New York City. He served as lead trial counsel in notable cases involving art law, copyrights, trademarks, and other matters.

Howard Lupovitch
is Associate Professor of History and Director of the Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies at Wayne State University. A fourth-generation Detroiter, Professor Lupovitch is a graduate of Hillel Day School, the University of Michigan, and Columbia University, where he received a PhD in History

Richard A. Herman

Jonathan H. Schwartz

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