CNet Founder Legal Owner Of Warhol Painting: Judge

Law360, New York (July 14, 2010, 3:01 PM EDT) -- A judge has ruled that CNet founder Halsey Minor is the legal owner of an Andy Warhol painting of Grace Kelly, as well as several equestrian scenes, in his ongoing legal feud with Christie's Inc., but has not ordered the transfer of the paintings because of a pending appeal by Christie's.

Judge William Alsup of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on Monday amended an earlier judgment, holding that Minor is the legal owner of the artworks and thus entitled to their...
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Case Information

Case Title

Minor v. Christie's Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Fraud or Truth-In-Lending


William Alsup

Date Filed

December 3, 2008

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