Written Answers. - Company Services.

Eamon Gilmore

Ceist:

439 Mr. Gilmore asked the Minister for Justice, Equality and Law Reform if his Department has retained the services of a person or company (details supplied) since June 1997; if so, the nature of those services; the duration and the fees involved; if this person or company is retained on transactions related to his Department; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [27571/01]

I can inform the Deputy that my Department has not engaged the services of any company associated with the person mentioned.