Executive Life Insurance Company
Estate Manager: Willard Roberts
Email Address: elic@caclo.org
Telephone Number: (415) 676-5000
Conservation Date: 04/11/1991
Liquidation Date: 12/06/1991
Closure Date: 08/15/2022
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The Opt-Out Trust receives approximately 33% of Executive Life Insurance Company ("ELIC") assets which are distributed to approximately 27,300 former ELIC policyholders ("Opt-Outs") who elected to terminate their policies.

A distribution of $211 million of Altus Litigation Funds was made to Opt-Out policyholders in February 2006. Presently the remaining assets of the Opt-Out Trust consist of (1) distributions allocated to policyholders with whom contact has been lost, in most cases due to bad addresses (funds for those for whom contact has been lost will be escheated to the last known state of residence), and (2) the settlement proceeds of Mutuelle Assurance Artisinale De France ("MAAF") (one-third of the recovery of a default judgment in the name of defendant, MAAF) which became available for distribution to Opt-Out policyholders.

As the costs to effect a distribution of this size outweigh the benefits to the Opt-Outs, the Commissioner determined that MAAF funds would be distributed when the new damages phase of the NOLHGA Premise including punitive damages, if any, is concluded. The trial court had initially set a hearing on November 3, 2009 but the court vacated that date with the understanding that a new trial date would be set. The Commissioner anticipated that if the hearing was held on the date it was originally set, a distribution of the MAAF funds would have occurred together with any new awards that the Commissioner would have received. Because the date of the trial was vacated and a new date has not yet been set, the Commissioner intends to distribute the MAAF funds in the third quarter of 2010. This trust however, continues to remain open to effect distributions to Opt-Out policyholders if the Commissioner is successful in the retrial.