Details of the Pollard review procedures revealed:
The Review is a private review. It has no statutory basis and no powers of compulsion.
It relies upon the voluntary provision of evidence to it and the voluntary adherence by persons involved in it to its procedures.
Amid the fallout from the Jimmy Savile scandal the BBC is investigating nine allegations of sexual harassment among staff and contributors.
BBC boss George Entwistle has spent almost two hours taking questions from MPs about the corporation's handling of the Savile scandal.
Ex-BBC boss Mark Thompson has told ITV News he will help with any inquiry into the corporation and its handling of the Savile allegations.