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Question Who can an Insurance Service of Process be served against?

Answer A Service of Process may be served against any insurance company licensed in New York State (pursuant to Section 1212 of the Insurance Law), an unlicensed insurance company (pursuant to Section 1213 of the Insurance Law), a Federal Risk Retention Group (Section 5904), or a Federal Purchasing Group (Section 5908), for an action taking place in a Court located in New York State. The New York State Insurance Department does not accept Service of Process against Motor Vehicle Accident Indemnity Corporation, the State Insurance Fund, resident agents and brokers, or Health Maintenance Organizations. The New York State Insurance Department does not accept Service of Process against Motor Vehicle Accident Indemnity Corporation, the State Insurance Fund, resident agents and brokers, or Health Maintenance Organizations.

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URL: http://www.dfs.ny.gov/insurance/faqs/faqs_ind_serv_pro.htm

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