On 2 January 2009 an appeal against the Employers' Liability Trigger judgment (reported on our blog here) was lodged with the Court of Appeal. While an appeal was not unexpected, it may reinject uncertainty into the EL market. As yet, no hearings of the appeal have been scheduled.

To read our Client Advisory of November 2008 on the implications of the EL Policy Trigger Judgment for employers' and public liability insurance, click here.