Two Denham Springs Agents Issued Cease and Desist Orders, Summary
Suspensions and Fine Notices
Two Denham Springs
insurance agents were issued cease and desist
orders, summary suspension notices and fine notices yesterday
for alleged insurance fraud.
Christine Touchet, 37, was served by Department of Insurance
Fraud Section Investigators on September 16 with an order to
desist from engaging in the business of insurance, a summary
suspension notice and a $4,000 fine notice. Jordan Touchet,
19, was also served
yesterday with a cease and desist order, a summary suspension
notice and a $3,750 fine notice.
Christine Touchet is alleged to have written 16 insurance applications
on individuals without their consent in which she received
over $3,089 in commissions. Jordan Touchet is alleged to
applications on individuals without their consent in which
he received over $1,525 in commissions.
Department records show that Christine Touchet was issued
a Life, Accident and Health license in May 2008 which was
it was summarily suspended yesterday. Records show that
was issued an Accident and Health license in August 2008
which was also valid until it was summarily suspended yesterday.
will be permanently revoked on October 16 unless the Department
receives requests for hearings.
Commissioner Donelon urges consumers who feel uneasy about
any insurance related transaction to call the Department
at 225-342-4956 or 1-800-259-5300. If callers do not
want their names used, they can request that their involvement