Regulations for Organizations Practicing Law
Section .0300 Rules Concerning Prepaid Legal Services Plans
.0303 Definition of Prepaid Plan
A prepaid legal services plan or a group legal services plan ("a plan") is any arrangement by which a person, firm or corporation, not otherwise authorized to engage in the practice of law, in exchange for any valuable consideration, offers to provide or arranges the provision of specified legal services that are paid for in advance of any immediate need for the specified legal services ("covered services"). In addition to covered services, a plan may provide specified legal services at fees that are less than what a non-member of the plan would normally pay. The
History Note: Statutory Authority G.S. 84-23; G.S. 84-23.1
Readopted Effective December 8, 1994.
Amended August 23, 2007
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