A legal regime provides fully covered services for many of the most common personal legal issues, as well as advice and guidance on an unlimited number of personal legal issues. Plans juridiques du groupe de MetLife Legal Plans, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. In some states, group legal plans are provided by insurance coverage signed by the Metropolitan General Insurance Company and Affiliates, Warwick, RI. Not all services are available in all states. No services, including counselling, are provided for: 1) employment-related matters, including benefits or benefits; (2) matters involving the employer, MetLife and affiliates and plan lawyers; 3) matters where there is a conflict of interest between the employee and the spouse or dependants, where services to spouse and dependants are excluded; (4) appeals and class actions; (5) agricultural and commercial matters, including rental matters, if the participant is the owner; (6) patent, trademark and copyright issues; (7) costs and fines; (8) frivolous or unethical matters; 9) Matters in which a lawyer has a relationship with the client before the member becomes entitled to benefits under the plan. For all other personal legal matters, an advisory service is provided. Additional representation is also provided for certain cases. For more information, see your plan description. MetLife is a registered trademark of MetLife® Services and Solutions, LLC, New York, NY. Life is full of times when you may need legal help. From exciting times like buying a home to less exciting times like a speeding ticket, we`re making legal aid for life`s big moments affordable, accessible and easy. Our plan covers a wide range of different legal issues and there are no restrictions on how often you can use your plan.
The legal plan offers a consulting advantage for most personal legal matters. In addition, many personal legal issues are fully covered. For a list of services fully covered by your organization`s legal plan, please register or call the Customer Service Centre at 800-821-6400. The following questions are excluded from all plans: Legal problems arise when you get married, have a baby, buy a house, lose a loved one, or need to have legal documents prepared. For example, since lawyers typically charge $370 per hour for services, the value of a prepaid legal plan is easy to see.* This service is tailored to your needs, so our network of lawyers is available in person, by phone, email and online, so you can easily contact a lawyer or plan your next move. MetLife Legal Plans makes it easy to get the legal help you can take advantage of by offering: MetLife Legal Plans is the only provider that covers office and telephone advice for an unlimited number of covered and uncovered personal legal matters, as long as they are not excluded. These services are provided by local network lawyers. Cover the cost of a range of legal issues with a legal plan and access experienced lawyers to help you with estate planning and more. Finding an affordable lawyer to represent you when you`re dealing with creditors, buying or selling your home, or even preparing your will can be challenging. There is now a smart, simple and cost-effective solution managed by Hyatt Legal Plans. MetLife Legal Plan is a legal advice plan that provides you, your spouse and loved ones with legal representation at a price that doesn`t exceed your budget. The cost is $25.86 per month for 10 months.
62% of working adults have been involved in a legal problem in the past three years.3 With a group legal plan, you have easy access to the expert legal assistance you need, from estate planning to real estate to transportation issues. 1 Average monthly rate for MetLife Legal Plan. Average hourly rate of $370.00 based on years of legal experience, National Law Journal and ALM Legal Intelligence, Law Firm Industry Survey (2018). You can also visit the Covered Services section to see examples of legal issues covered. MetLife Legal Plans gives you access to expert legal help so you can safely navigate life`s great moments. A legal plan can help if you: Signing up for a legal plan is like having a lawyer by your side. If you use a network lawyer for the covered services, all attorney fees are covered by the legal plan. Payments for the plan are made through convenient payroll deductions.
Yes, MetLife Legal Plans encourages members to use the plan to resolve as many legal issues as possible, even if they are pre-existing issues. The only pre-existing issues that are not covered are those for which you retained a lawyer before you were eligible for plan benefits.