California Auction Houses and Autograph Dealers
Experiencing an Active Boycott
by Stephen Koschal
It’s very sad to see what’s going on in the autograph industry in California. It’s become very complicated with a new law. Most dealers in that state interpret the law differently and handle sales differently. It can become very complicated, filling out forms and more.
We are now starting to see dealers out side the State of California who sell autographs posting similar messages on their web sites like the following.
“As of January 1, 2017 we will not ship any autographed books, manuscripts or documents to California due to AB 1570.”
The following is why!