10 June 2016 , Saint-Peterburg

Daria Sergeeva to Speak at Round Table on Current Aspects of Copyright in Purchase and Sale of Works of Art

On 10 June 2016, Kommersant SPb and online art auctioneers Artlot24 will lead a roundtable discussion supported by EPAM entitled “Current aspects of copyright in the purchase and sale of works of art”. Daria Sergeeva, Senior Associate at the Firm, will speak at the event.

Topics under discussion:

  • Concept and characteristics of works of art as subject to copyright
  • Peculiarities of trade in works of art
  • Methods for achieving a balance of interests, security and rights protection for all art market participants (authors, appraisers/experts, galleries/auction houses, collectors/art investors)
  • Art exhibition: legal aspects
  • Problems and peculiarities of the Russian art market in the area of resale rights


  • Daria Sergeeva, Senior Associate of EPAM
  • Marina Tsyguleva, head of the Legal Department at the State Hermitage Museum
  • Mikhail Suslov, Vice President of the International Confederation of antique and art dealers; Vice President of the St. Petersburg Association of Antiquaries
  • Alexander Gubanov, Executive Director of Artlot24, art expert
  • Arseny Blinov, painter, art director for the publishing house «Kommersant SPb»

This event will be of particular interest to art gallery owners, collectors, antiquaries, auction house representatives, fine art experts, appraisers, investors, consultants and painters.

The event will be held on 10 June 2016 (Friday), from 15:00 till 18:00 in the ARTLOT24 gallery: 32, Mokhovaya str., St.Petersburg.

More information about the event