November 15

Expropriation of cultural property: cases and peculiarities. New article at “Noticias Jurídicas”

Expropriation of cultural property: cases and peculiarities. New article at “Noticias Jurídicas”

El pasado 8 de septiembre de 2017 publicamos en el Portal “Noticias Jurídicas” el artículo “La expropiación forzosa de bienes culturales: supuestos y particularidades”, escrito por el director de este despacho, Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal. Este artículo aborda el procedimiento de expropiación aplicable a los bienes culturales, resaltando sus particularidades. El bien cultural y, especialmente, el.

November 5

Master Class at the Institute of Cultural Heritage of Spain

Last 30th September 2016, the director of this office, Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal, taught the Master Class “Preventive legal advice to administrations, individuals and operators in the Historical Heritage area”, part of the course “Transformations in the Spanish Historical Heritage Legislation” which took place at the headquarters of the Heritage School of Nájera -Escuela de Patrimonio de.

August 15

Master Class “Preventive legal advice to administrations, individuals and operators in the Historical Heritage area” by Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal

The prestigious Institute of Cultural Heritage of Spain (Instituto del Patrimonio Cultural de España – IPCE), under the Ministry of Culture organization, has invited the director of this office, Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal, to teach the Master Class “Preventive legal advice to administrations, individuals and operators in the Historical Heritage area”, part of the course.

July 16

Interviewed by “La Marea” Newspaper about money laundering by means of artworks trade

  Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal, director of this Law Firm, has answered to some questions posed on the occasion of works of art transactions in connection with money laundering conducts. This interview took place last 9th June 2016 in the newspaper La Marea. We transcribe some passages of such an interview: ¿Es fácil blanquear dinero.

May 15

Could a football club be an Asset of Cultural Interest?

  My interview in Cadena Ser -National Radio Station- on the legal situation of “Recreativo de Huelva” Futbol Club after the inception of the procedure to declare this activity as Asset of Cultural Interest. Listen to the interwiew by clicking here.

February 12

Interviewed in the Radio Programme “Más que Palabras” of Radio Euskadi on the discovery of the Spanish galleon “San José” in Colombian waters

The director of this Firm, Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal, was interviewed by Almudena Cacho in the Radio Programme Más que Palabras of Radio Euskadi on 27th December 2015. The lawyer answered to interesting legal issues arisen on ocassion of the recent discovery of the galleon San José, sunken by English ships in Colombian waters in.

March 15

Interviewed on Radio Nacional de España

The Director of this office, Antonio Pedro Rodríguez Bernal, has intervened on 11th March 2015 on the radio programme “Esto me suena. Las tardes del Ciudadano García” of Radio Nacional de España -nationwide radiostation- on the ocassion of discussing the recent judgment held by the Madrid Appeal Court, Administrative Division (Tribunal Superior de Justicia de Madrid).

February 1

Towards an anti – cultural goods laundering regulation in the European Union

Towards an anti – cultural goods laundering regulation in the European Union

I. Introduction Some countries in Europe have a strong industry devoted to cultural goods. Particularly, United Kingdom attracts a meaningful number of all cultural goods transactions that take place in the world. The art market is a prime example of British achievement in a highly competitive global environment. Britain has 29% of the global art.

August 25

Taxation of Works of Art in Spain

In addition to being subscribed to a very special legal framework, one of the reasons to seek expert legal advice in operations relating to works of art and cultural heritage is taxation. The sale of works of art often has a transnational component, in which buyer and seller are of different nationalities and subject to.

March 17

Categories of Spanish Historical Heritage

En español. Auf Deutsch. Independantly of the peculiarities of regional legislation, the basic national Law of Spain refers to several categories of goods included in the Spanish Historical Heritage. A) Arqueological Heritage Article 40 of the Historical Heritage Act declares that movable or immovable property is part of this Heritage when it can be studied.