and Insurance Fraud Conference Will Be Held October 14 in Baton Rouge
October 9, 2008
Theft and Insurance Fraud Conference, sponsored by the Louisiana Department
of Insurance’s Louisiana
Automobile Theft and Insurance Fraud Prevention Authority will
bring together national
and local criminal, judicial and insurance experts to discuss a variety
of insurance fraud topics.
The Conference will be held on Tuesday, October 14, at the Holiday
Inn Select in Baton Rouge. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., and
Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon and Lieutenant Allen Carpenter
with the Louisiana State Police Fraud Division will open the conference
at 8:30 a.m. Commissioner Donelon will also make closing remarks
at 4:15 p.m.
Judge Gary Ransom, Superior Court Judge from Sacramento County,
California, is the keynote luncheon speaker. Session topics are Vehicle
Theft and Insurance Fraud Overview; New Fraud Trends: What Do We
See Happening in the Future in Fraud?; Combating Insurance Fraud;
National, State and Local Initiatives for Fighting Vehicle Theft
and Insurance Fraud; and Criminal Prosecution and Insurance Fraud.
There will also be several exhibitors displaying auto theft, insurance
fraud, and identity theft products and services.
Anyone interested in attending should contact Clara Couvillon at
225-342-0782. The registration form and agenda, along with hotel
accommodation information, are listed on the Department of Insurance
Web site at www.ldi.state.la.us. All Louisiana resident property
and casualty producers and adjusters who attend will be entitled
to earn up to seven hours of continuing education credit.