Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc. Exploring Immigration Issues



    
    Sales Force Training Call Set on Topic
    

    ADA, Okla., Nov. 13 /CNW/ -- With the increasing focus on immigration
issues and more than an estimated dozen states having already passed
legislation or working on proposed legislation, Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc.
(NYSE:   PPD) is making an effort to better educate its sales force on how the
company's legal membership can assist businesses and their employees with
compliance efforts.
    "Our membership can help businesses and their employees deal with the
evolving compliance arena and we should," said Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc.
CEO Harland Stonecipher.  "As a company, we're committed to doing all we can
to educate and train our sales force, including this timely and important
topic.  We've positioned ourselves for years as a 'Life Events Legal Plan' and
dealing with all the compliance issues for both businesses and their employees
certainly fits that description."
    Stonecipher said he would be hosting a company-wide conference call on
Wednesday, Nov. 14, to address the issue, speaking directly to the company's
400,000-strong sales force.
    "This issue isn't going away," he said.  "For example, Oklahoma recently
passed House Bill 1804, effective Nov. 1, which established criminal penalties
for harboring, transporting or concealing illegal immigrants.  It denies them
public benefits and also requires businesses to run all new workers through a
verification system.  The best thing any of us can do is make sure we know our
rights and understand our options - whether this issue or the countless other
legal events that touch our lives daily.  To do that, we need the ability to
speak with an attorney."
    About Us -- We believe our products are one of a kind, life events legal
service plans.  Our plans provide for legal service benefits provided through
a network of independent law firms across the U.S. and Canada, and include
unlimited attorney consultation, will preparation, traffic violation defense,
automobile-related criminal charges defense, letter writing, document
preparation and review and a general trial defense benefit.  We have an
identity theft restoration product we think is also one of a kind due to the
combination of our identity theft restoration partner and our provider law
firms.  More information about us and our products can be found at our
homepage at http://www.prepaidlegal.com.
    
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business that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
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are described in the reports and statements filed by us with the Securities
and Exchange Commission, including (among others) those listed in our Form
10-K, Form 10-Q and Form 8-K, and include the risks that our membership
persistency or renewal rates may decline, that we may not be able to continue
to grow our memberships and earnings, that we are dependent on the continued
active participation of our principal executive officer, that future
litigation may have a material adverse effect on us if resolved unfavorably to
us, that we could be adversely affected by regulatory developments, that
competition could adversely affect us, that we are substantially dependent on
our marketing force, that our stock price may be affected by short sellers,
that we have been unable to significantly increase our employee group
membership sales and that our active premium in force is not indicative of
future revenue as a result of changes in active memberships from cancellations
and additional membership sales.  Please refer to pages 14 and 15 of our 2006
Form 10-K and pages 7 and 8 of our September 30, 2007 Form 10-Q for a more
complete description of these risks.  We undertake no duty to update any of
the forward-looking statements in this release.




For further information:

For further information: John Long of Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc., 
+1-580-436-1234 Web Site: http://www.prepaidlegal.com

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