Franchise Tax Board of California v. Alcan Aluminium, Limited

PETITIONER: Franchise Tax Board of California
RESPONDENT: Alcan Aluminium, Limited
LOCATION: Westside High School

DOCKET NO.: 88-1400
DECIDED BY: Rehnquist Court (1988-1990)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

CITATION: 493 US 331 (1990)
ARGUED: Nov 01, 1989
DECIDED: Jan 10, 1990

ADVOCATES:
Lawrence A. Salibra, II - on behalf of the Respondent
Timothy G. Laddish - on behalf of the Petitioners

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Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - January 10, 1990 in Franchise Tax Board of California v. Alcan Aluminium, Limited

William H. Rehnquist:

The opinions of the Court in two cases will be announced by Justice White.

Byron R. White:

The first of these cases is No. 88-1400, Franchise Tax Board of California against Alcan Aluminium Limited.

The judgment of the Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit is reversed in a unanimous opinion on file with the Clerk.