Staats v. Bristol Laboratories Div. of Bristol-Myers Co.

PETITIONER:Staats
RESPONDENT:Bristol Laboratories Div. of Bristol-Myers Co.
LOCATION:Dames & Moore

DOCKET NO.: 80-264
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

CITATION: 451 US 400 (1981)
ARGUED: Mar 24, 1981
DECIDED: Apr 29, 1981

ADVOCATES:
Gilbert H. Weil – on behalf of the Respondent
Mark Irving Levy – on behalf of the Petitioners

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Media for Staats v. Bristol Laboratories Div. of Bristol-Myers Co.

Audio Transcription for Oral Argument – March 24, 1981 in Staats v. Bristol Laboratories Div. of Bristol-Myers Co.

Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement – April 29, 1981 in Staats v. Bristol Laboratories Div. of Bristol-Myers Co.

Warren E. Burger:

The disposition of 80-264, Staats, the Comptroller General of United States against Bristol Laboratories and by a per curiam opinion filed with the clerk this morning.

The judgment of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit is affirmed by an equally divided court and Justice Stewart took no part in the consideration or decision of this case.