2017 New Jersey Revised Statutes
TITLE 17B - INSURANCE
Section 17B:32-35 - Restraining orders, injunctions

17B:32-35. Restraining orders, injunctions

5. a. Any receiver appointed in a proceeding under this act may at any time apply for, and the Superior Court may grant, such restraining orders, preliminary and permanent injunctions, and other orders as may be deemed necessary and proper to prevent:

(1) The transaction of further business;

(2) The transfer of property;

(3) Interference with the receiver or with a proceeding under this act;

(4) Waste of the insurer's assets;

(5) Dissipation and transfer of bank accounts;

(6) The institution or further prosecution of any actions or proceedings;

(7) The obtaining of preferences, judgments, attachments, garnishments or liens against the insurer, its assets or its policyholders;

(8) The levying of execution against the insurer, its assets or its policyholders;

(9) The making of any sale or deed for nonpayment of taxes or assessments that would lessen the value of the assets of the insurer;

(10) The withholding from the receiver of books, accounts, documents or other records relating to the business of the insurer; or

(11) Any other threatened or contemplated action that might lessen the value of the insurer's assets or prejudice the rights of policyholders, creditors or shareholders, or the administration of any proceeding under this act.

b. The receiver may apply to any court outside of this State for the relief described in subsection a. of this section.

L.1992,c.65,s.5.

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