McCoy, Dennis v. Colvin, Carolyn
ORDER granting 25 Motion for Attorney Fees under the EAJA. Plaintiff awarded attorney fees in the amount of $ 4,620.31. Signed by District Judge James D. Peterson on 9/19/2014. (voc)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF WISCONSIN
CAROLYN W. COLVIN,
Acting Commissioner of
The parties have filed a stipulation for attorney fees under the Equal Access to Justice
Act, 28 U.S.C. § 2412, in the amount of $4,620.31 in full satisfaction of any claim for fees and
costs in this case.
Further, the parties agree that the award may be paid to plaintiff’s counsel and may be
offset to satisfy any pre-existing debt owed by plaintiff McCoy to the United States pursuant to
Astrue v. Ratliff, 130 S.Ct. 2521 (2010).
After entry of this order, if counsel for the parties can verify that plaintiff owes no preexisting debt subject to offset, defendant will direct that the award be made payable to plaintiff’s
counsel under the EAJA assignment signed by plaintiff and his counsel.
IT IS ORDERED that plaintiff Dennis McCoy is awarded attorney fees and costs in the
amount of $4,620.31. This amount is to be made payable to plaintiff’s attorney, Barry Alan
Schultz, contingent upon payment of money owed to the United States.
Entered this 19th day of September, 2014.
BY THE COURT:
JAMES D. PETERSON
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