§ 64. Mr. Walter Johnson
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he will introduce legislation to protect the holders of workers' shares so that if a company goes into liquidation workers' shares will be a first charge on that company.
§ Mr. Ridley
We are considering whether, and in what manner, company14W law relating to workers' shares may require to be amended as a result of the Rolls-Royce situation. But the rights attaching to the ownership of equity cannot properly be separated from the risks.