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Division Director

Toma Wilkerson

Division of Rehabilitation and Liquidation
Alexander Building
2020 Capital Circle SE
Suite 310
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Company Information
Magnolia Insurance Company

Name of Company: Magnolia Insurance Company
case number: 2010-CA-1522
Date of Liquidation: April 30, 2010
Policy Cancellation Date: May 30, 2010
Claims Filing Deadline: May 2, 2011
objection filing deadline September 23, 2013
Guaranty Association: Florida Insurance Guaranty Association (you are leaving the DFS website and opening a new browser window)
Type of Coverage: Property and Casualty
State of Domicile: Florida
Status of Receivership: Liquidation

Notice of Receivership

On April 30, 2010, Magnolia Insurance Company (“Magnolia”) was ordered into receivership for purposes of liquidation by the Second Judicial Circuit Court in Leon County, Florida. The Florida Department of Financial Services is the court appointed Receiver of Magnolia. The company admitted that it is insolvent and consented to the receivership.

Background Information

Magnolia, a Florida corporation licensed in 2008, was headquartered in Coconut Grove, Florida. The company previously wrote homeowners policies in Florida and has been in a run-off mode while in a public Administrative Supervision since December 2009. Magnolia had as many as 36,000 policies in force as of the liquidation date. The company was only licensed in the state of Florida.

On January 1, 2011, the Receiver mailed 8,600 Proof of Claim forms to all known claimants. The claim filing deadline is April 11, 2011.

On May 31, 2011, the Receiver completed the process of returning unearned premiums and closed the bank account. The Receiver returned unearned premiums to more than 21,000 policyholders. A total of 1,524 checks totaling $501,626.68 were not negotiated and the funds have been transmitted to Unclaimed Property.

On July 10, 2013, the court approved the First Interim Claims Report and Recommendation on Claims. On August 8, 2013, the Receiver mailed 28,687 Notice of Determination letters to all known claimants. Classes for which funds were available were evaluated and the adjudicated amount owed shown in the Amount Recommended Claimant field along with the Classification of the claimant. The Objection Filing Deadline is September 23, 2013.