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(8 days ago) Our companies, Allegheny Casualty Company and International Fidelity Insurance Company are AM Best rated “A- Excellent.” We offer multiple lines of surety bonds such as contract, commercial, bail, customs or subdivision bonds. Contact Info: Allegheny Casualty Company (800) 500-3727
Become an AIA Bail Bond Agent
(6 days ago) A bail bond is an insurance product that guarantees the appearance of a defendant in court. It involves an legal agreement between the bail agent, insurance company, indemnitor and court that the defendant will show up for all court appearances or be liable for the full amount of the bond to the court.
Robert "Bob" Nairin
(7 days ago) Robert “Bob” Nairin has been with Associated Bond and Insurance Agency since 1965 – shortly after graduating from Loyola Law School. He came to work as General Counsel and was charged with handling all legal issues of the company and its agents. In 1969, Bob became a principal at Associated Bond, along with his partners at the time: Joe Joblin, Harry Goldstein and Associated’s founder
(9 days ago) Jerry Watson has long been recognized as an expert in Commercial Bail Bonding. He serves as the Vice President to AIA, the nation’s largest bail surety administrator and he is Senior Vice President and Legal Counsel for Bail at International Fidelity Insurance Company, …
(9 days ago) Brian Nairin joined Associated Bond and Insurance Company in 1991 where he began as General Counsel and appeared in court over 1,000 times on bail-related matters. Brian is a nationally recognized expert in bail law who graduated with honors from Loyola …
Agents Honored For 15 Years Of Service
(5 days ago) Before his days in the bail bonds industry, Lemmon ran a successful insurance company. But one day, a colleague working in bail bonds visited and suggested he change over to the bail industry where he’d make a better living. For two years, Lemmon thought about it, eventually selling the insurance company and taking the plunge.
By: Senator(s) Carmichael To: Insurance
(3 days ago) to: insurance mississippi legislature regular session 2013 by: senator(s) carmichael senate bill no. 2677 1 an act to amend section 83-39-3, mississippi code of 1972, to 2 require examination of applicants for soliciting bail agent and 3 bail enforcement agent licenses; and for related purposes.
International Fidelity Insurance Company
(1 days ago) International Fidelity Insurance Company a New Jersey Corporation . Phone (800) 935-2245 Bail Department . Fax (818) 449-7100 Western Region Branch Office . 23901 Calabasas Road . Suite 1085 . Calabasas, California 91302-3303 . April 1, 2008 . The Honorable . Company 1 . Company 2 . Address . State, City Zip . Dear Senator Last Name:
Michigan Bail Laws
(9 days ago) A letter from Douglas MacArthur, Senior Investigator, Michigan Insurance Bureau, indicates that “bail agents must have an admitted surety company sponsor them to take and pass the fidelity and surety section of [the state] insurance agents licensing exam. Following the issuance of the license, the agents must meet the requirement of 30 hours
Colorado Case Laws
(9 days ago) Colorado Division of Insurance v. Trujillo, 2012 WL 1036066 (Colo.App. March 29, 2012) affirmed revocation and refusal to renew Mr. Trujillo’s bail bond agent and insurance producer licenses. In December, 2004 the mother (Ms. Espinoza) of the defendant (Ted Espinoza) gave Mr. Trujillo $3,500 to use to obtain release of Ted Espinoza.
Maryland Bail Laws
(9 days ago) Applicable Statutes. ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND (ACM) 10-101 et seq. and Subtitle 3. Bail Bondsmen, 10-301 et seq. (Insurance licensing requirements for bondsmen.) CODE OF MARYLAND REGULATIONS (COMAR) 31.03.05 et seq.(Regulates the way bondsmen conduct their business, record keeping requirements, etc.) MARYLAND RULES – CRIMINAL… Read more
Arizona Bail Laws
(7 days ago) ARIZONA REVISED STATUTES ANNOTATED TITLE 20. INSURANCE CHAPTER 2. TRANSACTION OF INSURANCE BUSINESS ARTICLE 3. AGENTS, BROKERS, SOLICITORS AND ADJUSTERS § 20-319.Provides governing procedures for maintenance of records, keeping receipts, and places of business for Bail Bond Agents. ARIZONA REVISED STATUTES ANNOTATED TITLE 20. INSURANCE …
California Bail Laws
(3 days ago) The regulatory body is the Insurance Department. 3. Notice of Forfeiture [PC 1305-1308]. Upon the court’s declaration of a forfeiture [PC 1305(a)(1)-(5)], the clerk of the court must mail notice to both surety and bail agent within 30 days of the declaration [1305(b)], the forfeiture period is 180 days extended by five days for mailing [1305(b)],
South Carolina Bail Laws
(1 days ago) 1. Applicable Statutes. A. CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1976 ANNOTATED TITLE 38. INSURANCE CHAPTER 53. BAIL BONDSMEN AND RUNNERS. B. CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA 1976 ANNOTATED TITLE 17. CRIMINAL PROCEDURES CHAPTER 15. BAIL AND RECOGNIZANCES. 2. Licensing Requirements for Agents. A.… Read more
Kansas Bail Laws
(5 days ago) Re: Insurance–General Provisions Relative to Casualty, Surety and Fidelity Companies–Bail Bonding Companies Synopsis: There are generally two types of bonds accepted by courts in criminal proceedings. Insurance bail bonds are issued by a licensed surety under the authority of K.S.A. 40-1102.
Texas Bail Laws
(3 days ago) 3) An agent for a corporate surety must hold a local recording agent license issued by the Department of Insurance [Ins. Code, Art. 21.14] 3. Notice of Forfeiture. A judgment takes place at the time that the defendant fails to appear in court [CCP Art. 22.02].
Senior Vice President Chief Legal Officer
(1 days ago) First, many other states and counties in the country have exempted the insurance industry, which includes surety bail insurers, from shelter in place or stay at home orders based upon the fundamental and essential business and services provided. Surety bail, written through licensed and appointed insurance bail agents, is an integral component of
Colorado Bail Laws
(9 days ago) Throughout the Colorado statutes, the reference to the “Division” means the division of insurance, which is the regulatory body for the bail bond business. Licensing Requirements for Agents. COLORADO REVISED STATUTES ANNOTATED TITLE 12. PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS GENERAL ARTICLE 7. BAIL BONDING AGENT § 12-7-105.5.
Louisiana Bail Laws
(1 days ago) Bail bonds. A partnership or corporation may be licensed as an insurance agent, insurance broker, or surplus lines broker. Every partner, officer, director, stockholder, and employee of the corporation or partnership personally engaged in this state in soliciting or negotiating policies of insurance shall be registered with the Department of Insurance under such entity’s license, and each
(9 days ago) “Department” The Insurance Department of the Commonwealth “Self-insured bail bondsman” A person licensed by the Insurance Department to provide bail bonds to the general public and that provides financial security as collateral for the bail bonds. Section 5742 Registration and Licensure Required
New Mexico Bail Laws
(3 days ago) Exempted from the gross receipts tax are the receipts of insurance companies or any agent thereof from premiums and any consideration received by a property bondsman, as that person is defined in Section 59A-51-2 NMSA 1978, as security or surety for a bail bond in connection with a judicial proceeding.
Back to Business in Colorado
(5 days ago) Yesterday International Fidelity and Allegheny Casualty sponsored a DOI Compliance Training Class hosted by the Professional Bail Agents of Colorado. With almost 70 agents in attendance from all parts of Colorado, the bail industry was extremely well represented. With all the changes and activities over the past several months, bail agents have increasingly shown a desire to want to better
Montana Bail Laws
(7 days ago) insurance producer and consultant continuing education act 33-17-1203. Continuing education — basic requirements – exceptions (a) a person licensed to act as an insurance producer for property, casualty, surety, or title insurance or as a consultant for general insurance shall, during each calendar year, complete at least 10 credit hours of
Letter to Colorado House Judiciary Committee Chair
(7 days ago) The Colorado Bail Bond Roundtable was a coordinated effort of all interested parties in Colorado’s bail system and regulatory scheme, including the Colorado State Judicial Department, the Colorado Division of Insurance (which regulates Colorado bail forfeitures, insurance company and bail agent insurance producer licensing), Colorado District
March 23, 2020 . AIA Team COVID-19 Public Safety Orders
(9 days ago) On March 20, California Insurance Commissioner Lara issued a Notice confirming that the insurance business is an essential business and as such, should: “…[C]ontinue to provide as many core insurance functions as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic while balancing the protection of the health or safety of their employees and other workers.
PRESS RELEASE: The AIA Family of Companies Realigns its
(3 days ago) The AIA family of companies has been partnering with agents across the country for over a century. Formed in 2003 as an alliance of the surety bail industry’s leading companies Allegheny Casualty, International Fidelity and Associated Bond (AIA) utilizes a unique “service- focused” approach to management, that provides its family of agents with the knowledge, tools and commitment they
STATE OF OKLAHOMA HOUSE BILL 1606 By: Sears AS …
(3 days ago) Insurance Commissioner and the authorized insurer’s personnel. Failure of any company holding such security to comply with this subsection may result, after hearing by the proper licensing authority, in a fine of not more than Twenty-five Thousand Dollars ($25,000.00) per occurrence.
North Dakota Bail Laws
(7 days ago) NDCC, 26.1-26.6-01 NORTH DAKOTA CENTURY CODE TITLE 26.1. INSURANCE CHAPTER 26.1-26.6. BAIL BONDSMEN 26.1-26.6-01 Definition. “Bail bondsman” means any person who has been approved by the [Insurance] commissioner and appointed by an insurer by power of attorney to execute or countersign bail bonds for the insurer in connection with the judicial proceedings and charges and …
Pennsylvania Case Laws
(7 days ago) Aegis Security Insurance Co. v. Harco National Insurance Co., 2006 WL 1722395 (M.D.Pa. June 22, 2006) granted Harco’s motion to compel arbitration of a dispute arising out of several reinsurance agreements related to bonds written through Capitol Bonding. The dispute involved the right of setoff against money Harco owed under a 2002
California Case Laws
(3 days ago) Bankers Insurance Co., 2010 WL 2505952 (Cal.App. June 22, 2010) the defendant was taken into custody by federal authorities on the same day he failed to appear and deported a short time later. The surety filed a timely motion to vacate the forfeiture or to extend the appearance period but supported it with affidavits rather than a government
Commercial Bail Can Help Oregon
(8 days ago) Commercial bail is an insurance policy written in favor of the state. If the defendant does not appear and a forfeiture judgment is executed, commercial bail pays the amount of the bond. For example, if the bond is $50,000, commercial bail pays $50,000 cash. And if the commercial bail entity does not pay, the license is revoked.
New Jersey Bail Laws
(3 days ago) The bill also authorizes the superintendent to set fees for both the licensing of bail runners and for all other licensees under the “The Private Detective Act of 1939” and increases the insurance requirement for private detectives and bail runners to at least $100,000 of liability coverage.
James D. Portman
(1 days ago) James D. Portman joined AIA in 2009 as Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and brings over 25 years of legal experience in the insurance and securities industries to AIA. As Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Mr. Portman is responsible for all AIA corporate legal affairs. He is a …
Pennsylvania Bail Laws
(7 days ago) (a) General rule.–The Insurance Department, upon receipt of: (1) an application for registration and licensure as a professional bondsman; and (2) an annual license fee of $50; shall, if it approves the application, register the applicant as a professional bondsman and issue him a license.
Missouri Bail Laws
(9 days ago) department of insurance regulation of bail bond agents 374.763. Forfeiture of defendant’s bond, failure to pay judgment–list of licensed bail bond agents to be provided If any final judgment ordering forfeiture of a defendant’s bond is not paid within the period of time ordered by the court, the court shall notify the department of the
North Carolina Bail Resources
(6 days ago) North Carolina Department of Insurance. North Carolina Bail Agents Association. North Carolina ExpertBail Agents. BACK TO BAIL RESOURCES MAP. Search. Search for: Latest Tweets. AIA Surety Follow me. 132 days ago. over a year ago. Recent Blog Posts. Another Failed Attempt at Bail Reform and Here Come the Excuses
Mississippi Bail Laws
(5 days ago) (a) “Department” means the Department of Insurance. (b) “Commissioner” means the Commissioner of Insurance. (c) “Insurer” means any domestic or foreign insurance corporation or association engaged in the business of insurance or suretyship which has qualified to transact surety or casualty business in …