HL Deb 30 January 2002 vol 631 c42WA
Lord Wedderburn of Charlton

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether persons with experience in business or industry as employers or persons with experience in the trade union movement have been appointed as special advisers or expert or section advisers in the Department of Trade and Industry on employment tribunals; and, if so, what are their identities, their experience in the work of employment tribunals or other similar bodies, and the date and term of their appointments. [HL2321]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville):

There have been no appointments made in the department of advisers of this description to work on employment tribunals.