Postdoc MetLaw Group Legal Plan

MetLaw Group Legal Plan

Plan Highlights:

Eligible Postdocs can elect to enroll in the optional,
100% employee paid group legal plan, MetLaw. The employee premium to
participate in MetLaw is $18/month and the minimum period of participation is the 12 month period of the 2019-20 plan year (10/1/19-9/30/20).

MetLaw can save employees hundreds of dollars in attorney fees for common
legal services like these:

—Estate planning documents, including Wills and Trusts
—Real estate matters
—Identity theft defense
—Financial matters, such as debt-collection defense
—Traffic offenses
—Document review
—Family Law, including adoption and name change
—Advice and consultation on personal legal matters

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Who can be covered?

Your spouse and dependent children also have access to the plan benefits should you opt into this program.

The employee premium to participate in MetLaw is $216/year payable over 6 monthly installments of $36 via PayPal automatic payments.

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Find an In-Network Attorney

You can search for an in-network attorney by following these steps:

1)      Click:

2)      Enter Access Code – ‘GETLAW’

3)      Click ‘Find an Attorney – who will help me?’

4)      Enter Zip Code or State

5)      If desired, identify specific service needed


Or view a sample list of local participating attorneys.

How to Elect Coverage
How to End Coverage

You can enroll in this optional benefit only during the fall open enrollment period of September 1-September 26 using our online benefit application. 

You can end this benefit by placing the request to end coverage in writing to uawdental (at ) external.umass (dot edu) (or you can use the contact form below)15 days prior to the end of any month. If the request in writing is not received 15 days prior to the end of the month, we may not be able to stop or refund the $18 deduction for the next month's coverage.


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