Thompson is likely to face new charges related to the additional alleged data thefts, prosecutors said in the motion filed in federal court in Washington state.
The politically connected multimillionaire was awaiting trial on new allegations of sexually abusing young girls in the early 2000s.
Prosecuting corporations, as opposed to individual workers or managers, for immigration-related offenses was also relatively rare during the Obama administration, but it has slowed further under the Trump administration, records show.
Consumer advocates say there's an accelerating effort within the $11 billion debt collection industry to make profits from debts the financial industry once wrote off.
The announcement will thrust the Fed into a fight with some of the country’s biggest banks, including Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase, who have already developed rival technology and fear that Silicon Valley companies could use the Fed system to push their way further into the banking world.
The multimillionaire, who was reportedly found in his cell last week with marks on his neck, showed no signs of distress in court Wednesday.
Eric Blankenstein had been the policy director at the CFPB responsible for enforcing fair lending laws before he resigned to join HUD.
Washington has since changed the rules.
Officials at home and abroad sounded off this week about Facebook's plans to start a cryptocurrency, expressing fears it could destabilize financial markets.
Equifax has received the most complaints, 83,252. Its political action committee contributed $5,000 to Mulvaney, according to a new report by Public Citizen.