Gulf Oil Company v. Bernard

PETITIONER: Gulf Oil Company
RESPONDENT: Wesley P. Bernard et al.
LOCATION: The United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

DOCKET NO.: 80-441
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

CITATION: 452 US 89 (1981)
ARGUED: Mar 30, 1981
DECIDED: Jun 01, 1981

ADVOCATES:
Jack Greenberg - for respondents
Lawrence G. Wallace - argued the cause for the United States et al. as amici curiae urging affirmance
William G. Duck - for petitioners

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