United States v. Strang - 254 U.S. 491 (1921)
U.S. Supreme Court
United States v. Strang, 254 U.S. 491 (1921)
United States v. Strang
Argued December 9, 1920
Decided January 3, 1921
254 U.S. 491
1. A person employed as an inspector by the Emergency Fleet Corporation is not an agent of the United States, within the meaning of § 41 of the Criminal Code. P. 254 U. S. 491.
2. The Emergency Fleet Corporation, though all of its stock is owned by the United States, is a separate entity. P. 254 U. S. 492.
3. Generally, agents of a corporation are not agents for the stockholders, and cannot contract for them. Id.
The case is stated in the opinion.