For legal proceedings and litigation, Facts & Files researches historical background information or documents and provides expert reports on various historical issues and questions. Historical research builds the basis for claims on restitution and indemnification of property. Our projects are commissioned by private clients, institutions and organizations. Provenance research on art and other cultural objects is an important part of this subject area. Facts & Files conducts research on the origins, ownership, and whereabouts of obejcts and collections. Facts & Files has developed databases to document information on archival records to be used for litigations and compensation proceedings.