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27 Cal. 3d 167 *; 610 P.2d 1330 **; 164 Cal. Rptr. 839 ***; 1980 Cal. LEXIS 171 ****; 1 I.E.R. Cas. (BNA) 102; 9 A.L.R.4th 314; 115 L.R.R.M. 3119; 121 Lab. Cas. (CCH) P56,822; 1980-2 Trade Cas. (CCH) P63,378
GORDON TAMENY, Plaintiff and Appellant, v. ATLANTIC RICHFIELD COMPANY et al., Defendants and Respondents
Subsequent History: [****1] Appellant's petition for a rehearing was denied July 2, 1980. Clark, J., was of the opinion that the petition should be granted.
Prior History: Superior Court of Los Angeles County, No. C 194036, Robert I. Weil, Judge.
Disposition: The judgment is reversed and the case is remanded to the trial court for further proceedings consistent with this opinion.
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