United States v. Yermian

PETITIONER:United States
RESPONDENT:Esmail Yermian
LOCATION: Gulton Industries

DOCKET NO.: 83-346
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1981-1986)
LOWER COURT: United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

CITATION: 468 US 63 (1984)
ARGUED: Mar 27, 1984
DECIDED: Jun 27, 1984
GRANTED: Nov 28, 1983

Carolyn F. Corwin – on behalf of Petitioner
Stephen J. Hillman – on behalf of Respondent

Facts of the case

In 1979, Esmail Yermian was applied for the position in the company for the Department of Defense and then was appointed. Because he would be able to use the confidential information regarding job issues; before that he filed out the application for securities purposes.