Watkins Life and Benefit Association
Watkins Life & Benefit Association (“WLBA”) was placed into Rehabilitation on November 8, 2011. On October 31, 2013, the Cole County Circuit Court entered a Judgment, Order and Decree terminating the Rehabilitation and placing WLBA into Liquidation and appointing John M. Huff, Director of the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration as Liquidator.
In Liquidation, WLBA life insurance policies terminated at 11:59 p.m. CST, November 30, 2013. The Liquidator paid all life insurance claims or turned over funds to the Missouri State Treasurer, Unclaimed Property Division. WLBA’s remaining assets were distributed to insureds in accordance with the Court-approved Distribution Plan. Uncashed checks were turned over to the Missouri State Treasurer, Unclaimed Property Division.
On December 17, 2014, the Cole County Circuit Court entered a Judgment, Decree and Order Approving Distribution, Discharge of Liquidator, and Closure of Estate.
Important documents regarding WLBA Liquidation:
Questions? Please contact:
Unclaimed Property: www.showmemoney.com
Receivership Counsel: Tamara.Kopp@insurance.mo.gov
Receivership Analyst: Ken.Skidmore@insurance.mo.gov
DIFP Receivership Section: 573-522-6115