Nimmo Smith chairs Gers probe
The Scottish Football Association also appointed Lord Nimmo
Smith to chair their own inquiry into activities at Rangers earlier
An SPL statement read: “The Scottish Premier League today
announced that the independent commission to inquire into alleged
EBT payments and arrangements made by Rangers in relation to
players during the period from 2000 until 2011 will be chaired by
Lord Nimmo Smith.
“The other members of the independent commission are Mr Charles
Flint QC and Mr Nicholas Stewart QC.
“The commission will determine whether during that period in
relation to alleged EBT payments and arrangements for players,
Rangers was in breach of the relevant SPL rules.
“In the event that the independent commission decides that such
breach or breaches occurred the independent commission will have
powers to determine what sanctions, if any, are appropriate.”