Appropriation Art Takes Another Hit in European Courts

Summary

On 9 March 2017, a French High Court held that a 1988 sculpture by appropriation artist Jeff Koons, Naked, infringed on the copyright of the late photographer, Jean-Francois Bauret.  The claim was brought by Bauret’s widow, Claude Bauret-Allard, against Koons for copying her husband’s work and against the Centre Pompidou in Paris for using an image of the work in the advertising material for their Koons retrospective in 2014.

Additional Info

  • Number of Pages: 2
  • Topic: Art Law

About the Author

Constantine Cannon LLP

CONSTANTINE CANNON LLP is an internationally recognized law firm focusing on Antitrust Litigation and Counseling. They also specialize in matters of commercial litigation; intellectual property and technology; representing whistleblowers under the False Claims Act and Dodd-Frank Act; government relations; government agency advocacy; corporate compliance, monitoring and investigation; and electronic discovery consulting.

Latest from Constantine Cannon LLP

Related items

Sign up to our newsletter:
Please enter your name
Please enter your email address
Enter Code:Enter Code:
Invalid Input
Copyright © 2016 PAIAM - All rights reserved. Designed and Developed by Red-Fern Media

Login or Register

Register

User Registration
or Cancel