News from lawyers' committee for cultural heritage preservation (lcchp) A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Nov 05, 2012, 09:37 ET

From Plunder to Preservation: A Conference on Cultural Heritage, World War II, and the Pacific

 This Thursday and Friday, November 8 and 9, archaeologists, historians, lawyers, veterans, and other experts will meet at the National Trust...

Aug 28, 2012, 14:26 ET

From Plunder to Preservation: A Conference on Cultural Heritage, World War II, and the Pacific

On November 8 and 9, archaeologists, historians, lawyers, veterans, and other experts will meet at the National Trust for Historic Preservation in...

Apr 18, 2012, 11:43 ET

Campaign Petitions Congress for Open Hearings on Proposed Art Legislation

Lawyers and legal scholars are petitioning Congress to table proposed legislation, which may leave deserving claimants without recourse to...

Oct 31, 2011, 12:53 ET

Keeping the Lid on Davy Jones' Locker: A Conference on the Protection of Underwater Cultural Heritage from Titanic to Today

To mark the 100th anniversary of Titanic, international experts will explore the challenges facing the world's underwater cultural...

Jul 21, 2011, 14:03 ET

Rhinos Latest Victims of the Illicit Trade in Art and Wildlife

Following a recent surge in museum heists targeting rhinoceros horn, conservation and preservation organizations warn that the illegal trafficking...