Case Type Number:
Statute (Common Name):
Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA)
Brief Description of Case Type:
Applications for award of attorney fees and other expenses allowable to prevailing parties in litigation under the Act. The adjudicative officer in the underlying adversary proceeding (whether an ALJ or other hearing officer) may conduct a hearing if necessary to resolve the issues on the EAJA claim.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties:
Verified by Agency: