Member Benefits

Bredhoff & Kaiser, PLLC has broad experience in helping clients establish voluntary member benefit programs for their members. As general counsel for Union Privilege, the AFL-CIO’s member benefits agency, the firm regularly handles all aspects of setting up and maintaining voluntary member benefit programs for members of the Federation’s affiliates, including drafting RFPs, performing comparative due diligence on vendor offers, negotiating term sheets and definitive final agreements, and monitoring programs on an ongoing basis. The work also includes managing complex intellectual property issues, negotiating royalty arrangements, ensuring proper ERISA and tax compliance, and working through special issues related to the Internet. In the past several years, the firm has assisted clients in the development of credit card and loan programs, life and accident insurance offerings, an auto insurance program, and discount programs of all types.