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Seminar highlights impact of the new endangered species rules

12 September 2013Written by ATG Reporter

The Society of Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers held a seminar titled ‘CITES, What’s Going On?’ in London on September 2 attended by more than 40 members.

The talk by Kim McDonald focused upon the European guidance issued quietly in May that promises to have a major impact on the trade in works of art that include the parts of endanged species - and elephant ivory in particular.

A handy guide to what is and isn't permitted under the new rules can be downloaded here.


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