Art Law

Law 472



Rigorous Writing Experience (RWE)



This course introduces students to a variety of legal areas surrounding artists, museums, galleries, auction houses and art collectors. This area of the law embodies contract issues, criminal law matters, intellectual property, constitutional concerns involving free expression, torts and the preservation of cultural heritage artifacts and sites. The impact of technology on these areas is another focus of the course.

Copyright Law, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Criminal Law, Torts, and Trademark Law

Copyright Law or Intellectual Property recommended.

D. Gerhardt

UNC School of Law | Van Hecke-Wettach Hall | 160 Ridge Road, CB #3380 | Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380 | 919.962.5106

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