Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Unum Life Insurance Company of America et al.
Current Parent Company: 
Unum
Penalty: 
$8,598,503
Year: 
2005
Date: 
October 3, 2005
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Unium Life Insurance Company of America, Provident Life and Accident Insurance Co., and The Paul Revere Life Insurance Co. agreed to pay an $8 million civil penalty and $598,503 in costs in settlement of allegations they committed multiple insurance violations related to avoiding paying legitimate health insurance claims.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Department of Insurance
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.