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February 8, 2017 DFS Superintendent Vullo Announces 17th Century Painting Lost During Nazi Persecution Restored To Rightful Heirs



June 13, 2016 DFS Holocaust Claims Processing Office to Receive Outstanding Citizens Award from the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect



May 5, 2015 Department Of Financial Services Announces Return Of 17th Century Painting From France To Heir Of Victim Of Nazi Persecution



September 27, 2013 Superintendent Lawsky Announces $1.9 Million Estate Recovered For Heirs Of Family Persecuted During Nazi Era
April 5, 2013 NY Jewish Week: State Comptroller's Database To Aid Holocaust Heirs

April 4, 2013

Superintendent Lawsky Announces Recovery of Two Works of Art For Heirs of Victim of Nazi Persecution

March 5, 2013 Superintendent Lawsky Announces 15th Century Painting Lost During Nazi Persecution Restored To Rightful Heirs


September 13, 2011

Painting Sold Under Nazi Duress Restored to Heirs of Rightful Owner


November 17, 2010

Brueghel Painting Restored to Stern Estate by Netherlands' Government

February 4, 2010

Painting Lost Due to Nazi Persecution Restored to Rightful Heir


June 27, 2009

HCPO Calls for Relaxed Standards of Proof for Holocaust Claims at International Conference

June 1, 2009

Painting Sold Under Nazi Duress Restored to Rightful Heirs

April 21, 2009

Holocaust Claims Processing Office and U.S. Customs Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day with Return of 17th Century Painting

April 1, 2009

Drawing Lost Due to Nazi Persecution Returned to Feldmann Estate

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