Day: 4 February 2021

US Supreme Court unanimous decision recognises Germany’s claim to immunity in Welfenschatz litigation

Professor Christian J. Tams was one of the lead authors of an amicus curiae brief addressing questions of State immunity implicated in Supreme Court proceedings concerning the restitution of major artworks. The artworks – comprising the ‘Welfenschatz’ or Guelph treasure, said to be worth over $250 million – are on display in the Museum of Decorative Arts in […]