In December 2019, Till Vere-Hodge and Emelyne Peticca gave a lecture to the UK Art Export regime to the MA Art Business students of The Sotheby’s Institute of Art.
In July 2019, Pierre Valentin launched ICRA (International Catalogue Raisonne Association) at the Royal Academy in London.
In June 2019, Pierre Valentin gave a lecture at Christie’s Education with the framework of their Certificate in Art law and Finance.
In May 2019, Pierre Valentin gave two days of lecture on art law to post-graduate students at the ESA Business School of Beirut, Lebanon.
In April 2019, Till Vere-Hodge, Emelyne Peticca, Agata Becker and Jennifer Falconer-Hall gave a lecture on Ethics, Law and the Art Trade to the MA Art Business students of The Sotheby’s Institute of Art.
Azmina Jasani spoke at the RICS Valuation Conference in London on the topic of commissions in art transactions, flagging the difference between a commission versus a profit, highlighting the circumstances under which a commission can be deemed “secret” and thereby unlawful and discussing recent case law and best practices.
Azmina Jasani gave a lecture at the Institute of Art and Law on auction guarantees, including on regulations that govern them and the commercial and legal terms that govern the relationships between the parties.
Azmina Jasani chaired a panel at the Russian Wealth Advisory Forum in Zurich on the importance of due diligence in art transactions and on concrete steps collectors and family offices can take to enhance the value of their art collection.
In January 2019, Pierre Valentin contributed to a panel discussion on the regulation of the art market hosted by the Venice Arbitration Tribunal.