INSURERS SUPERVISION, REHABILITATION AND LIQUIDATION
41-3304. Jurisdiction and venue. (1) No delinquency proceeding shall be commenced under this chapter by anyone other than the director of this state and no court shall have jurisdiction to entertain, hear or determine any proceeding commenced by any other person.
(2) No court of this state shall have jurisdiction to entertain, hear or determine any complaint praying for the dissolution, liquidation, rehabilitation, sequestration, conservation or receivership of any insurer, or praying for an injunction or restraining order or other relief preliminary to, incidental to or relating to such proceedings other than in accordance with this chapter.
(3) In addition to other grounds for jurisdiction provided by the laws of this state, a court of this state having jurisdiction of the subject matter has jurisdiction over a person served pursuant to the Idaho rules of civil procedure or other applicable provisions of law in an action brought by the receiver of a domestic insurer or an alien insurer domiciled in this state:
(a) If the person served is obligated to the insurer in any way as an incident to any agency or brokerage arrangement that may exist or has existed between the insurer and the agent or broker, in any action on or incident to the obligation; or
(b) If the person served is a reinsurer who has at any time written a policy of reinsurance for an insurer against which a rehabilitation or liquidation order is in effect when the action is commenced, or is an agent or broker of or for the reinsurer, in any action on or incident to the reinsurance contract; or
(c) If the person served is or has been an officer, manager, trustee, organizer, promoter, or person in a position of comparable authority or influence in an insurer, against which a rehabilitation or liquidation order is in effect when the action is commenced, in any action resulting from such a relationship with the insurer.
(4) If the court on motion of any party finds that any action should as a matter of substantial justice be tried in a forum outside this state, the court may enter an appropriate order to stay further proceedings on the action in this state.
(5) All actions herein authorized shall be brought in the district court for Ada county, state of Idaho.
[41-3304, added 1981, ch. 249, sec. 2, p. 506.]