LINCOLN GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY
PLACED IN LIQUIDATION EFFECTIVE 11/05/2015
Lincoln General Insurance Company was placed into Liquidation proceedings with a finding of insolvency in its home state of Pennsylvania. On November 5, 2015, the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania issued an Order of Liquidation enjoining all persons from instituting or further prosecuting any action against Lincoln General and setting a deadline of July 6, 2016 for filing any claim against the estate of Lincoln General.
The Texas Commissioner of Insurance has issued an Order designating Lincoln General as an impaired insurer pursuant to TEX.INS.CODE chapter 462 and triggering the obligations of the TPCIGA to pay "covered claims".
CANCELLATION OF POLICIES
The Order of Liquidation cancels all Lincoln General in-
LAWSUITS AND STAY OF LITIGATION
Any pending action in which Lincoln General is obligated to defend a party is automatically stayed as to all parties and for all purposes for a period of six (6) months, or until May 5, 2016, pursuant to TEX.INS.CODE § 462.309. All lawsuits against Lincoln General are permanently stayed by the Order of Liquidation.
NEW & PENDING LOSS CLAIMS INFORMATION
Policyholders should continue to notify Lincoln General of new claims and lawsuits
by telephone (717) 787-
The TPCIGA is awaiting receipt of claim files from the Liquidator. Policyholders
and claimants are requested to forgo contacting TPCIGA for 4-
If you have insurance through another carrier, that insurance is now primary and you should contact your carrier to make a claim. All forms of other available insurance, including health benefits, must be exhausted before TPCIGA can consider payment of your claim.
Claims for unearned premium will be processed as soon as possible after TPCIGA receives all necessary financial information from the Liquidator. It is not necessary to file a claim for your unearned premium.
LIQUIDATOR CONTACT INFORMATION
To download a Proof of Claim form, visit www.insurance.pa.gov (click on Regulations, then Liquidations and Rehabilitations). You may also contact the Liquidator as follows:
Via email: ra-
Telephone: (717) 787-
Mail: Statutory Liquidator for Lincoln General
Capitol Associates Building
901 N. 7th Street
Harrisburg, PA 17102
Information as of 11/09/2015
Lincoln General Insurance Company
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