EAJA Awards

Agency Agency subcomponent Name Award date Award amount Awardees Claims description Finding basis Actions
U.S. Department of State Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Department of Homeland Se... Ibrahim v. DHS, et al. (N.D. Cal.)
$ 220,470
Dr. Rahinah Ibrahim (represented by McManis Faulkner) Dr. Ibrahim claimed a violation of her due process rights by being put on the No Fly list. The District Court found that Dr. Ibrahim was incorrectly put on the No Fly list for a brief period of time due to a clerical error. Show
U.S. Department of the Interior National Park Service (NPS) In Re Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility
$ 7,329
Paula Dinerstein Plaintiffs filed a mandamus petition in the DC Circuit pursuant to the FAA's direct review statute, contending that the NPS and the FAA violated the National Parks Air Tour Management Act by failing to complete legally required air tour management plans or voluntary agreements for 23 national parks for which such plans or agreements were required in the 20 years since the law had been enactdd. The court granted the mandamus petition and ordered the agencies to file a schedule for completing the plans or agreements for the 23 parks within 2 years of August 31, 2020. The Court entered mandamus relief against the FAA and NPS finding that the agencies had failed to perform a nondiscretionary duty to comply with the National Parks Air Tour Management Act for 23 national parks for 20 years. Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Wingfield v. Wilkie
$ 13,805
SPINNICCHIA, MICHAEL C Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Golliday v. Wilkie
$ 6,958
DONEGAN, JUDY J Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Nutty v. Wilkie
$ 15,901
STOLZ, ZACHARY M Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Orsini v. Wilkie
$ 8,789
SULLIVAN, THOMAS E Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Brown v. Wilkie
$ 12,677
GANG, ERIC A Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Oliver v. Wilkie
$ 6,125
Sebekos, Peter J Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Huffin v. Wilkie
$ 4,008
STOLZ, ZACHARY M Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Ogle v. Wilkie
$ 7,491
BERGMANN, GLENN R Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Johnson v. Wilkie
$ 5,121
BERGMANN, GLENN R Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Bouler v. Wilkie
$ 5,429
BERGMANN, GLENN R Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Null Murray v. Wilkie
$ 5,576
STEINER, CARLIE J Benefits under Title 38 BVA committed a remandable or reversable error Show
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Children, Family and Aging Division (CFAD) Garza, Rochelle; 17cv02122
$ 336,710
American Civil Liberties Union Foundation Class action challenging ORR policies or practices regarding UAC in care requesting abortion. Settlement Show
U.S. Department of Homeland Security U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) REDACTED v. Wolf
$ 23,923
REDACTED Habeas The district court found that the government's actions were not substantially justified where the plaintiff was removed while he had a motion to reopen pending, though no stay of removal, and his counsel discovered his removal while the plaintiff was already on an airplane for removal. Show