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Zuckerman v. Metropolitan Museum of Art

Zuckerman v. Metropolitan Museum of Art, No. 1:16-cv-07665 (S.D.N.Y. Feb. 7, 2018).

This case involves a lawsuit to recover Picasso's "The Actor" from the Metropolitan Museum of Art by a descendant of German-Jewish art collector Paul Leffmann, alleging that that he sold the painting under duress.  Moreover, the passage of the HEAR Act...

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