|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 255|
Sir Richard Scott V-C
|Representation||Lord Neill of Bladen QC, Jack Beatson QC and Nicholas Peacock (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the inspectors.|
|Philip Heslop QC and Philip Sales (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry.|
|The respondent appeared in person.|
|Judgment Dates:||11 March 1999|
Company - Investigation by Department of Trade and Industry - Affairs of company - Respondent's refusal to answer questions - Whether inspectors entitled to demand confidentiality undertaking - Whether there were any limits on the right of inspectors to require assistance - , .