The Resource Litigator, federal district judge, director of the Federal Judicial Center, and professor, 1952-1997 :, William W Schwarzer ; with an introduction by James R. Browning. Interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1997. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

Litigator, federal district judge, director of the Federal Judicial Center, and professor, 1952-1997 :, William W Schwarzer ; with an introduction by James R. Browning. Interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1997. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

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Litigator, federal district judge, director of the Federal Judicial Center, and professor, 1952-1997 :, 1998
Title
Litigator, federal district judge, director of the Federal Judicial Center, and professor, 1952-1997 :
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William W Schwarzer ; with an introduction by James R. Browning. Interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1997. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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1998
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Interviewee
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Language
eng
Summary
Childhood in Berlin, early 1930s, and family move to Los Angeles, 1938; World War II intelligence work; University of Southern California, and Harvard Law School; trial lawyer with McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, 1952-1976: antitrust litigation, colleagues, Morris Doyle, cases involving Stewart Hopps, McCloud River Railroad Co., Shell Oil, Harvey Motors, Greyhound Corp., Lucky Lager Brewing Co., others; Federal District Judge, 1976 to present: appointment, court administration and case management, jury management, complex litigation and insurance antitrust, drug cases; Director, Federal Judicial Center, 1990-1995: Washington, D.C., facilities and personnel, previous history and Center relations with Administrative Office; comments on judicial training, expert witnesses, and on splitting the Ninth Circuit Court
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Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Classified as Phonotape 2990 C:1-20.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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CU-BANC
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Northern California U.S. District Court oral history series
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Schwarzer, William W
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oral history transcript
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portraits
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index present
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non fiction
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Hicke, Carole
  • Browning, James R
  • Bancroft Library
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  • Harvard Law School
  • McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen
  • Federal Judicial Center
  • Judges
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Judges
  • Intelligence service
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Litigator, federal district judge, director of the Federal Judicial Center, and professor, 1952-1997 :, William W Schwarzer ; with an introduction by James R. Browning. Interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1997. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Forms part of: Northern California U.S. District Court oral history series
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (vii, 378 p.)
  • 20 sound cassettes.
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
Other physical details
port.)
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
Litigator, federal district judge, director of the Federal Judicial Center, and professor, 1952-1997 :, William W Schwarzer ; with an introduction by James R. Browning. Interviews conducted by Carole Hicke in 1997. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Link
Publication
Note
Forms part of: Northern California U.S. District Court oral history series
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (vii, 378 p.)
  • 20 sound cassettes.
Form of item
online
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
Other physical details
port.)
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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