September 12, 2016


Registration Underway for 2016 Conference on

Insurance Fraud and Auto Theft


Insurance agents and adjusters have the opportunity to learn about crimes impacting the insurance industry while receiving continuing education credits at the upcoming 2016 Conference on Insurance Fraud and Auto Theft. Online registration is now available for the October 12 conference sponsored by the Louisiana Department of Insurance and the Louisiana Automobile Theft and Insurance Fraud Prevention Authority (LATIFPA).

“From the high-tech detection of fraud to the prosecution and conviction of offenders, we are fortunate to have some of the leading professionals in the field of fraud prevention joining us to share their expertise,” said Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon. “As we work to recover from one of the most significant flood events in our nation’s history, we will also take a closer look at detection of disaster fraud.”

Producers and Adjusters can earn up to six hours of continuing education credits at the conference which will be held at the Crowne Plaza Baton Rouge Hotel on Wednesday, October 12. An agenda and registration information is available at

The LATIFPA is a public agency housed within the LDI’s Division of Insurance Fraud that works to combat motor vehicle theft and insurance fraud. The authority partners with law enforcement agencies, schools and community partners to provide education and prevention strategies to the public.

About the Louisiana Department of Insurance: The Louisiana Department of Insurance works to improve competition in the state’s insurance market while assisting individuals and businesses with the information and resources they need to be informed consumers of insurance. As a regulator, the LDI enforces the laws that provide a fair and stable marketplace and makes certain that insurers comply with the laws in place to protect policyholders. You can contact the LDI by calling 1-800-259-5300 or visiting