Summary by
Carl Stern

Interviews Conducted by
Jonathan E. Neuchterlein, Esq.

Stanley L. Temko, Esq.

Oral History Text & Documentation

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Oral History Summary

BIOGRAPHY – August 10, 2001

Stanley L. Temko is a senior counsel who practices in the areas of food and drug law, trade association counseling, regulatory law, and antitrust.

He participated in the briefing of the steel seizure case, Youngstown v. Sawyer, and the Texas City disaster case, Dalehite, both at the Supreme Court. He has argued various Food and Drug Act matters in both the U.S. District Court and U.S. Courts of Appeal. He represented the Benfus Watch Company in a district court trial involving antitrust charges against the watch industry.

He received his B.A. from Columbia College in 1940. In 1943, he received his law degree from Columbia Law School, where he was editor-in-chief of the Columbia Law Review from 1942 to 1943.

Courtesy of the Temko Family