Tex. Occ. Code Section 1304.160
Limitations on Provider Name


(a)

A provider may not use a name that:

(1)

includes “insurance,” “casualty,” “surety,” or “mutual” or any other word descriptive of the insurance, casualty, or surety business; or

(2)

is deceptively similar to the name or description of an insurance or surety corporation or to the name of any other provider.

(b)

A provider may include in its name “guaranty” or a similar word.

(c)

This section does not apply to a provider that, before September 1, 1999, included a word prohibited under this section in its name. A provider described by this subsection must include in each service contract a statement substantially similar to the following: “This agreement is not an insurance contract.”
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1421, Sec. 3, eff. June 1, 2003.

Source: Section 1304.160 — Limitations on Provider Name, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/OC/htm/OC.­1304.­htm#1304.­160 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Accessed:
Jun. 5, 2024

§ 1304.160’s source at texas​.gov