Joseph P. Hougnon, Attorney at Law

Category: Insurance Brokers & Agents License Defense

Are You an Insurance Broker or Agent Facing a Professional Accusation?

The insurance industry in California is regulated by the California Department of Insurance (CDI). It is charged with overseeing the actions of more than 300,000 insurance brokers and agents who represent almost 1,300 insurance companies in the state, making the CDI the largest protection organization in California. Activities are governed by the California Insurance Code and the California Business and Professions Code. When a complaint is filed against a broker or an agent, the enforcement arm of the CDI investigates the accusation to see if the complaint has merit. If a complaint is upheld, a broker or agent could face… Read More