Yuchasz v. Social Security, Commissioner of
ORDER for the Award of Attorney Fees Under the Equal Access to Justice Act re 24 Stipulation filed by Todd M Yuchasz. Signed by District Judge Robert H. Cleland. (LWag)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN
TODD M. YUCHASZ,
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY,
CIVIL ACTION NO.: 15-13936
) HON. ROBERT H. CLELAND
) MAGISTRATE JUDGE:
) HON. MONA K. MAJZOUB
ORDER FOR THE AWARD OF
ATTORNEY FEES UNDER THE
) EQUAL ACCESS TO JUSTICE ACT
This matter having come before the Court upon the parties’ stipulation to attorney fees under
the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), and the Court being fully advised in the premises;
NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS ORDERED that Plaintiff is granted an award in the total amount
of $2,775.00, in full satisfaction and settlement of any and all claims Plaintiff may have under the
under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), 28 U.S.C. § 2412. Any fees paid belong to Plaintiff
and not his attorney and can be offset to satisfy pre-existing debt that the litigant owes the United
States under Astrue v Ratliff, 2010 WL 2346547 (June 14, 2010).
After the Court enters this award, if counsel for the parties can verify that Plaintiff owes no
pre-existing debt subject to offset, the Defendant will direct that the award be made payable to
Plaintiff’s attorney pursuant to an EAJA assignment duly signed by Plaintiff and counsel.
S/Robert H. Cleland
ROBERT H. CLELAND
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
Dated: June 9, 2017
I hereby certify that a copy of the foregoing document was mailed to counsel of record and/or pro se
parties on this date, June 9, 2017, by electronic and/or ordinary mail.
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