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Palmyra Temple Bombing Deemed a War Crime (September 10, 2015) by Wendy Zeldin

On August 24, 2015, the Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), ...

Topic: Cultural heritage; Terrorism; War crimes
Jurisdiction: UNESCO

Private Cemeteries to Be Established (July 27, 2015) by Peter Roudik

On May 27, 2015, the President of Armenia signed into law amendments to the Law on ...

Topic: Cemeteries and funerals; Cultural heritage; Property
Jurisdiction: Armenia

Family Fined over Daughter's Name (March 20, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Icelandic parents of a young girl are facing daily fines of ISK1.47 (about US$0.01) because they ...

Topic: Child welfare; Cultural heritage; Families
Jurisdiction: Iceland

Bali to Protect Traditional Textiles (January 14, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Indonesia's province of Bali is planning a new bylaw, to be passed within the year, on ...

Topic: Arts and culture; Cultural heritage; Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Measures to Enhance Protection of Cultural Patrimony (August 12, 2014) by Dante Figueroa

Decree-Law No. 83 of 2014, which entered into effect on July 31, 2014, establishes urgent tax, ...

Topic: Cultural heritage; Income tax; Tourism
Jurisdiction: Italy

Bylaw on Cultural Heritage of Bali Proposed (June 13, 2014) by Constance Johnson

On June 9, 2014, Bali's Governor, Made Mangku Pastika, submitted a proposed bylaw on preservation of ...

Topic: Cultural heritage; State and local government
Jurisdiction: Indonesia

Revision of Directive on Return of Unlawfully Removed Cultural Objects (December 06, 2011) by Theresa Papademetriou

On November 29, 2011, the European Commission launched a public consultation inviting interested stakeholders, such as ...

Topic: Cultural heritage
Jurisdiction: European Union

Restitution of Nazi-Looted Art (December 02, 2009) by Edith Palmer

On November 23, 2009, Austria promulgated the Act Amending the Federal Act Concerning Restitution of Works ...

Topic: Cultural heritage
Jurisdiction: Austria

The Government of France Changes Its Position on Returning Preserved Tribal Heads to New Zealand (July 30, 2009) by Nicole Atwill

In recent years, the Government of New Zealand has made concerted efforts to recover preserved Maori ...

Topic: Cultural heritage
Jurisdiction: France; New Zealand

Accession to 1970 UNESCO Treaty (June 22, 2009) by Wendy Zeldin

On June 10, 2009, the Upper House (Eerste Kamer) of the Dutch Parliament (Staten-Generaal) approved legislation ...

Topic: Cultural heritage
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Heiress Loses Appeal to Retain Painting Confiscated by Nazis (December 15, 2008) by Luis Acosta

On November 19, 2008, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit rejected an appeal ...

Topic: Cultural heritage
Jurisdiction: United States

New Rules for Transfer of Cultural Valuables (November 02, 2007) by Peter Roudik

On October 15, 2007, the Verkhovna Rada (legislature) of Ukraine adopted amendments to the Ukrainian Law ...

Topic: Cultural heritage
Jurisdiction: Ukraine

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Last updated: September 10, 2015