Articles by Stephanie K. Jones

Oklahoma Insurance Department Plans Action After Failure of Towing Claim Bill

A bill aimed at prevented insurance companies from cancelling, non-renewing or increasing consumers’ insurance premiums for filing a towing or roadside assistance claim failed to advance in Oklahoma’s legislative session, so the state’s insurance commissioner plans take regulatory action. After …

Arrest Warrants Issued For Hartman, Scherr Over Failed Oklahoma Insurer

Arrest warrants have been issued for two New York financiers after prosecutors filed charges in Oklahoma state court relating to the purchase and handling of a now-defunct Oklahoma insurance company that the pair once controlled. Scott Hartman and Andrew Scherr …

Midwest Included in Goosehead Insurance Expansion Plan

A North Texas-based insurance agency that operates nationally via a dual corporate/franchise model is planning on expanding following its April 27 initial public offering (IPO). Goosehead Insurance, headquartered in Westlake, Texas, raised $85 million with the IPO, selling 8.5 million …

Arrest Warrants Issued for New York Financiers Over Failed Oklahoma Insurer

Arrest warrants have been issued for two New York financiers after prosecutors filed charges in Oklahoma state court relating to the purchase and handling of a now-defunct Oklahoma insurance company that the pair once controlled. Scott Hartman and Andrew Scherr …

Its IPO Complete, Goosehead Insurance Looks Toward Expansion

A North Texas-based insurance agency that operates nationally via a dual corporate/franchise model is planning on expanding following its April 27 initial public offering (IPO). Goosehead Insurance, headquartered in Westlake, Texas, raised $85 million with the IPO, selling 8.5 million …