If after [a] hearing, the commissioner shall determine that the person charged has engaged in an unfair or deceptive act or practice he shall…issue…an order requiring such person to cease and desist from engaging in such method of competition, act or practice…and may suspend or in the case of repeated violations revoke the license of such a party. In addition whoever commits such an act or practice shall be punished by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars for each and every act or practice…« Back to Glossary Index
About Owen Gallagher
Owen Gallagher is an experienced insurance litigator as well as a certified mediator and arbitrator who specializes in insurance industry disputes. His interest and affinity for insurance began at a young age working the counter at his father’s assigned risk agency in Roxbury. Over the course of his career, Owen has argued a number of cases in the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and has helped agents, insurance companies, and lawmakers alike with the complexities and idiosyncrasies of insurance law in the Commonwealth. Owen can be reached here.