Lawsuits

We are constantly working to uncover the unlawful actions taken by the Executive Branch, and bring legal action on behalf of the Americans who are harmed. Take a look at our most recent work:

National Community Reinvestment Coalition, California Reinvestment Coalition v. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

Stopping the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency from unlawfully eviscerating vital anti-redlining rules under the Community Reinvestment Act.

Learn more about this lawsuit

National Association of Consumer Associates et al. v. Consumer Finance Protection Bureau

On behalf of the National Association of Consumer Advocates, the U.S. Public Interest Research Group, and consumer law expert Professor Kathleen Engel, we sued the CFPB to put a halt to the unlawful, anti-consumer Taskforce on Federal Consumer Law.

Learn more about this lawsuit

Chicago v. Azar et al.

Challenging the Trump administration’s unlawful refusal to open a COVID-19 special enrollment period that would allow uninsured Americans to access affordable, high-quality health insurance during a once-in-a-century pandemic.

Learn more about this lawsuit

Demanding investigation into illegal & secret HUD policy denying FHA home loans to DACA recipients

Internal records revealed that the Department of Housing and Urban Development unlawfully implemented a non-public policy denying DACA recipients federally-backed housing loans and gave Congress misleading answers about the policy change.

Learn more about this lawsuit

Benjamin Wittes et al. v. Trump

Demanding the President release war powers transparency report in compliance with the National Defense Authorization Act on behalf of Protect Democracy and national security law experts.

Learn more about this lawsuit

Uncovering the role of Trump’s “Housing Fourth” homelessness policy czar

We sued the Dept. of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness for failing to release records regarding Robert Marbut, the recently appointed Executive Director of USICH

Learn more about this lawsuit