Legal advice costs for the trust

Paul Fieldhouse made this Freedom of Information request to Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Sir or Madam,

Please would you tell me the cost of legal advice specifically instructed by the Trust Chairman / Chairperson in relation to corporate governance and or foundation trust status in the financial years 2007-08; 2008-09 and in 2009-10 year to date

Yours faithfully,

Paul Fieldhouse

AccesstoInformationOffice,

Our Ref: LMS/CC/JT/Access.21664-11-09

Dear Mr Fieldhouse

We write further to your recent request for information in accordance with
the Freedom of Information Act received in this office on 5th November
2009.

We are in the process of collating this information but in order for us to
provide a full response, would be possible for you to explain what you mean
by 'in relation to corporate governance'?

We therefore, await your further instructions before proceeding with the
response.

We look forward to hearing from you

Yours sincerely

Carmel Calvert
Access to Information Manager
Information Governance Department
Wirral University Teaching Hospital
Direct Dial - 0151 604 7120
Main Switchboard - 0151 678 5111
Internal Ext - 8477
Fax - 0151 604 7394
Internal Fax - 8639

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Dear AccesstoInformationOffice,

By 'corporate governance' I mean the system of checks and balances by which the Trust is directed and controlled.

Yours sincerely,

Paul Fieldhouse

AccesstoInformationOffice,

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Our Ref : LMS/CC/JT/Access.21664-11-09

Dear Mr Fieldhouse

Please find attached our response to your recent request for information in
accordance with the Freedom of Information Act.

(See attached file: Response for 21664.pdf)

Yours sincerely

Carmel Calvert
Access to Information Manager
Information Governance Department
Wirral University Teaching Hospital
Direct Dial - 0151 604 7120
Main Switchboard - 0151 678 5111
Internal Ext - 8477
Fax - 0151 604 7394
Internal Fax - 8639

The information contained in this e-mail may be subject to public
disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Unless the
information is legally exempt from disclosure, the confidentiality of this
e-mail and your reply cannot be guaranteed. Any views or opinions
presented are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent
those of Wirral University Teaching Hospital. If you are not the intended
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