C-8 Know that it is your legal responsibility to care for collections, and therefore your financial responsibility to provide that care
Information on the legal status of museum collections can be found in Marie C. Malaro's A Legal Primer on Managing Museum Collections, and Museum Governance: Mission, Ethics, Policy. 2nd edition. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Press, 1998
Other legal information can be found at the websites below.
Authority and Responsibility (C.)
US Department of Justice - INTERPOL
About the Cultural Property Program
Stolen Works of Art
US and International Laws