Business Law Rider (Retiree)


Business Protection Rider – $60.00/year

Business owners, and even rental income property owners, should consider adding the Business Protection Rider to their Retiree Voluntary Legal Service Plan. With the Business Rider, you can access legal services for the business legal matters at the guaranteed maximum rates below. For matters outside this list, business attorneys will provide services to business rider enrollees at the rate of $225.00 per hour or at a 40% reduction from their usual hourly rate, whichever is lower.

Maximum guaranteed fees for the following business legal matters:



Before you can enroll in the Business Law Rider Plan, you must be enrolled in the basic Retiree Voluntary Legal Service Plan.

Learn more about the Retiree Voluntary Legal Service Plan and how to enroll.

Option #1: Direct Pay:

  1. Purchase your Business Law Rider online using your Visa/MasterCard (credit/debit card).button_purchase_now
  2. Or, purchase your Business Protection Rider via your Visa/MasterCard (credit/debit card) over the phone at 1-800-342-4306, ext. 243, opt 1.

Option #2: Pension Deduction:

  1. Enroll using the Plan/Rider enrollment form and payroll deduction authorization.button_download_enrollment_form button_pension_form
  2. Complete the Retiree Voluntary Legal Service enrollment form and return the form along with your pension deduction form to:

PEF Membership Benefits Program, 10 Airline Drive, Suite 101, Albany, NY 12205

To request that a Retiree Legal Service Plan /Rider Enrollment form be emailed/mailed to you, call 1-800-342-4306, ext. 243, opt, 1.