equal access to justice

A New York federal district court dismissed the counterclaims of the defendants in a CFPB enforcement action claiming that, pursuant to the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), they were entitled to fees and expenses incurred.

The CFPB’s complaint alleged that the defendants created and operated an illegal debt collection scheme.  In their answers, the

The CFPB has finalized the following three rules which were issued as interim final rules in July 2011: