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License of Bismarck Insurance Agent Revoked

North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm has revoked the license of Brent Kitzan, a Bismarck insurance agent. The revocation bars him from selling, soliciting or negotiating insurance in North Dakota. Kitzan was arrested in July 2012 and charged with 14 …

Utah Insurance Agent Barred from Business in North Dakota

A Utah insurance agent has been ordered to stop doing business in North Dakota. State Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm says Bart Winterton of Vernal, Utah, operated as an insurance producer without being licensed in North Dakota. Hamm’s cease-and-desist order bars …

North Dakota Agent Accused of Creating Fake Policy Applications

North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm announced he has served a cease and desist order against Tim Everett, a Grand Forks area insurance agent who is alleged to have created fictitious insurance policy applications and to have been paid commissions …

North Dakota Fines 2 Insurance Companies

North Dakota insurance regulators have fined two mutual insurance companies $10,000 each for operating outside their authorized territories. State Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm says his office fined West McLean Farmers Mutual Insurance Co. of Minot and Cando-based Family Mutual Insurance …

Hamm Gets North Dakota Republican Backing for Insurance Job

Republicans are sticking with Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm as their choice for North Dakota’s top insurance regulator. At the North Dakota GOP state convention on March 31, delegates endorsed Hamm for re-election. He had no opposition. Hamm is a lawyer …

Former Democratic Senate Candidate Seeks N.D. Insurance Post

A former North Dakota Democratic U.S. Senate candidate says he’s running instead for state insurance commissioner. Tom Potter is a former finance instructor at the University of North Dakota. He now serves as a pastor at a Presbyterian church in …

$5.6M Recovered for North Dakota Insurance Consumers in 2011

North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm reported that more than $5.6 million was recovered or saved for North Dakota citizens in 2011. This money was recovered by the state insurance regulators on behalf of North Dakotans through the insurance department’s hotline, …

North Dakota’s Hamm Elected VP of National Insurance Regulators Group

North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm has been elected vice president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Hamm currently serves as secretary-treasurer of the group. He will assume his new duties at the start of the year. The NAIC …

North Dakota’s Hamm Elected Secretary-Treasurer of Commissioner Assoc.

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has elected North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm as its new Secretary-Treasurer. Hamm replace Illinois Insurance Director Michael T. McRaith, who was selected in March to lead the Federal Insurance Office in Washington, …