Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
National Union Fire Insurance Company of Pittsburgh, Pa.
Current Parent Company: 
American International Group
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
September 9, 2010
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

National Union Fire Insurance Co. agreed to pay a $100,000 civil penalty plus restitution to customers in settlement of allegations it marketed and sold unapproved health plans, issued deceptive marketing materials and made representations that could lead consumers to believe the health plan was health insurance, paid commissions to unlicensed persons, and failed to review the suitability of health plans.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Minnesota Department of Commerce
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Minnesota
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
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