No. CIV.A. 04-0024(RMC).

362 F.Supp.2d 298 (2005)

Leonard MALEWICZ, et al. Plaintiffs, v. CITY OF AMSTERDAM Defendant.

United States District Court, District of Columbia.

March 30, 2005.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Harvey Joseph Volzer, Shaughnessy, Volzer & Gagner, PC, Jennifer L. Spina, L. Eden Burgess, Thomas R. Kline, Andrews Kurth LLP, Washington, DC, Amelia Jane Keuning, Howard Neil Spiegler, Lawrence M. Kaye, Herrick, Feinstein LLP, New York City, for Plaintiffs.

Christopher M. Curran, White & Case LLP, Samuel C. Kaplan, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, for Defendants.


COLLYER, District Judge.

This lawsuit attempts to correct an alleged wrong committed by the City of Amsterdam, a political subdivision of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, when it expropriated eighty-four (84) works of art created by Kazimir Malewicz. Brought by heirs of Mr. Malewicz, who died in 1935, (the "Malewicz Heirs") the suit arises in replevin, rescission and conversion and seeks the return of the artwork as well as damages...

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