Remember, the bailor is the person who gives the thing to be held, and the bailee is the person who receives the thing to be held, says Professor Scalia.
JUSTICE BREYER: Now, can an acquirer of my car, for example — I don’t know. Forget that.
JUSTICE SCALIA: A bailee? (Laughter.)
I taught bailment law for the first time a few weeks ago. I don’t think I ever learned this at any point in law school.