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Bernard Francis Cataldo

Bernard Francis Cataldo, American law educator. Recipient Lindback award for distinguished teaching, 1964. Member American Association University Professors, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma, Eta Sigma Phi.

Background

  • Cataldo, Bernard Francis was born on January 5, 1907 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Michael Angelo and Giuseppina (Polcari) Cataldo.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts summa cum laude with first honors, University Pennsylvania, 1929, Bachelor of Laws summa cum laude with first honors (Gowen law fellow), 1933, Master of Laws, 1936. Penfield law fellow Harvard, 1933-1934.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Marlene Annette. Admitted to Pennsylvania bar, 1935. Special attorney antitrust division Department of Justice, 1935-1936.

      Teacher Wharton school University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, since 1936, professor, 1947-1977, professor emeritus, since 1977, chairman department business law, 1947-1961, chairman dean's advisory committee faculty personel, 1961-1965. Chief price attorney Philadelphia regional office OPA, 1943-1945. Arbitrator American Arbitration Association, 1946-1947.

      Consultant American College Life Underwriters, American Institute Property and Casualty Underwriters.

    Works

    • Co-author: Introduction to Law and The Legal Process, 1965. Introductory Cases on Law and the Legal Process, 1967. Contributor legal journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association University Professors, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma, Eta Sigma Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Sylvia La Monaca, January 1, 1936.
    • father: Michael Angelo Cataldo
    • mother: Giuseppina (Polcari) Cataldo
    • spouse: Sylvia La Monaca
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