Artists, institutions and collectors all
seek out the specialist support available from Chetcuti Cauchi.
Whether you are looking to protect your copyright, certify
authenticity or manage commercial arrangements, Chetcuti Cauchi
Art & Cultural Property Law team can help.
Legal issues pertaining to the protection
of, and disputes involving cultural property have grown
exponentially as a result of a range of factors, such as,
increased international publicity and co-operation and the high
value (both monetary and sentimental) of artworks and
photographs in the present climate.
Chetcuti Cauchi has long been known for its
work for museums, rights organisations, collecting societies,
dealers and artists. Individuals, private and public bodies turn
to the team for advice on tax and funding, commercial
arrangements, protection and promotion of their intellectual
property rights, provenance and clearing of title, employment
issues and property matters. Chetcuti Cauchi lawyers are also
regularly asked to advise on the recovery of stolen and looted
items of cultural property.