notice in statutory inquiry.
two companies under provisions of Companies Act.
Exec) gave evidence.
deal with criticisms other witnesses made against him.
report – highly critical of plaintiff.
against rules of natural justice –
deal with inspectors’ criticisms before report made.
inquiry under Companies Act, sufficient for them to put to witnesses what had
been said against them by others and deal with these criticisms in course of
to put tentative conclusions to plaintiff in order to give him opportunity to
and put to plaintiff all matters that appeared to call for answer.