WVC 33 - 44 - 6
§33-44-6. Injunctive relief.
(a) Whenever the commissioner believes, from evidence
satisfactory to him or her, that any insurer is violating or is
about to violate the provisions of this article, in addition to the
administrative remedies available in this article, the commissioner
may cause a complaint to be filed in any appropriate circuit court
of this state seeking to enjoin and restrain the insurer from
continuing the violation or engaging therein or doing any act in
(b) The circuit court shall have jurisdiction of the
proceeding and have the power to make and enter an order or
judgment awarding preliminary or final injunctive relief as in its
judgment is proper. The commissioner may elect to file a complaint
in any circuit where transactions have occurred or in the circuit
court of Kanawha County.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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