The Secretary of State was empowered to make payments out of the National Insurance Fund to employees who became redundant on their employer's insolvency, even though the decision to make the payments was reached on what turned out to be a mistaken view of the law, holds the Court of Appeal in Secretary of State for Trade and Industry and Industry v Lassman and others.
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