Identity Theft

identity theftThe National Legal Office will provide advice to Covered Individuals on the Federal laws governing identity theft and will offer Covered Individuals comprehensive advice on how best to avoid having their identity stolen.

Covered Individuals who are victims of identity theft will be offered comprehensive advice and guidance on how best to proceed to reclaim their identity. This advice will include how to file a police report, what credit agencies to contact to place a fraud alert, and guidance on how to construct an appropriate dispute letter to any creditor or agency involved. This benefit shall be limited to advice only, and in appropriate limited circumstances may, in the professional discretion of the National Legal Office attorney, include the writing of up to two (2) letters per plan year.