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Press Release - June 9, 2011

Lieutenant Governor Taylor Revokes Connecticut Insurance Agent’s License



COLUMBUS Ohio Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor revoked the non-resident insurance agent license of Karen Sloan, who resides in Green Pond, New Jersey, for violations of Ohio insurance law.

A Department review revealed that around February 11, 2009, the State of Connecticut revoked Sloan’s non-resident insurance agent license. Ohio insurance law permits the Director to revoke an insurance agent’s Ohio license if an insurance agent’s license was revoked or suspended in any other state. 

Sloan’s non-resident Ohio insurance agent license was revoked effective May 16, 2011.

The Department operates the Take Action: Protect Yourself from Fraud initiative that educates consumers about insurance and investment fraud.  Ohioans can visit www.takeaction.ohio.gov to read the Take Action Consumer Guide, and to stay informed on the latest fraud news and alerts. 

Consumers with specific insurance questions and complaints can call the Department’s consumer hotline at 1-800-686-1526. Ohioans who believe an agent is committing fraud should call the Department’s fraud hotline, 1-800-686-1527.  Information about agent fraud and misconduct can be found on the Department’s web site, www.insurance.ohio.gov.


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Ohio Department of Insurance
50 W. Town Street, Third Floor - Suite 300
Columbus, Ohio  43215
John Kasich, Governor | Jillian Froment, Director
General Info: 614-644-2658 | Consumer Hotline: 800-686-1526
Fraud Hotline: 800-686-1527 | Medicare Hotline: 800-686-1578