Blood Inquiry - Opening Hearings and Other costs

JJ Evans made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (Special Agency) as part of a batch sent to 4 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (Special Agency) Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Dear Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (Special Agency),

Under FOI I am requesting the following information:

a) How many hours Counsel working for you have spent / will have spent preparing for the Opening Hearings of the Infected Blood Inquiry.

b) The names of all Counsel working for you on the Infected Blood Inquiry.

c) The total amount of money you estimate you will have spent on Counsel preparing for the Opening Hearings of the Infected Blood Inquiry.

d) The total amount of money you estimate you will have spent on all other legal costs / advice (Excluding Counsel) preparing for the Infected Blood Inquiry opening hearings.

Yours faithfully,

JJ Evans

Johnston Paula, Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (Special Agency)

Dear Sir / Madam,

Thank you for your FOI request.

The information you have requested is not held by the Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (NIBTS). The Directorate of Legal Services within the Business Services Organisation (BSO) is providing the legal assistance for the Infected Blood Inquiry and therefore would be best placed to respond to your request.

You can send your request to BSO at [email address]

Best Regards,

Paula Johnston
Information Governance Officer
NI Blood Transfusion Service
Tel: (028) 90 321414 ext. 4682

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