On Friday, October 31, Washington, D.C., partner Mike Remington gave a presentation at the Union Internationale des Avocats 58th Congress in Florence, Italy.  Mike’s presentation, titled, “Protection of Art, Fashion and Design in the United States,” focused on the ways in which the laws of various countries interact to protect creative expression in the closely related fields of art, fashion and design.

Topics included recovery of lost and stolen cultural property, the protection of works of artistic craftsmanship, and industrially exploited and functional designs.