2011 ORS § 732.175¹
Liability for acting as corporate insurer without authority

Any person who assumes to act as a corporate insurer without a permit to organize and without the issuance of a certificate of incorporation by the Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Services or who assumes to transact insurance business without a certificate of authority to transact such business issued by the director shall be jointly and severally liable for all liabilities created while so acting. [1967 c.359 §163; 1981 c.633 §80; 1987 c.846 §5]