|Name of Company:||Seminole Casualty Insurance Company|
|Date of Liquidation:||March 15, 2011|
|Policy Cancellation Date:||April 14, 2011|
|Claim Filing Deadline:||March 16, 2012|
|Guaranty Association:||Florida Insurance Guaranty Association(you are leaving the DFS website and opening a new browser window)(FIGA)|
|Type of Coverage:||Property and Casualty|
|State of Domicile:||Florida|
|Status of Receivership:||Liquidation|
Notice of Receivership
On March 15, 2011, Seminole Casualty Insurance Company ("Seminole Casualty") was placed into receivership for the purposes of liquidation by the Second Judicial Circuit Court in and for Leon County, Florida. The Florida Department of Financial Services is the court-appointed receiver of Seminole Casualty. The company consented to the receivership.
Seminole Casualty was a property and casualty insurance company which was licensed in Florida in 1988. The company was licensed in 8 states – Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Maryland, Nevada, New York, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee – but wrote primarily personal and commercial auto only in Florida and Maryland. As of February 28, 2011, the Company had a total of 36,671 Florida personal auto policies, 1,764 commercial auto policies and 2,644 artisan contractors’ general liability policies. Additionally, the Company had approximately 1,161 Maryland personal auto policies in force as of that date.
Notice to Claimants
On May 2, 2014, the court approved the First Interim Claims Report and Recommendation on Claims. On May 30, 2014 the Receiver mailed 33,583 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 was July 15, 2014.
On December 12, 2014, the court approved the Second Interim Claims Report and Recommendation on Claims. On December 17, 2014 the Receiver mailed 12 Notice of Determination letters. 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 was January 30, 2015.