JPMorgan Chase illegally won thousands of default judgments in credit card collection lawsuits by robosigning affidavits, according to a class action lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Lead plaintiff Ruth E. Moya brought the lawsuit on behalf of all credit card borrowers who have been sued by, or on behalf of, Chase to collect on a credit card debt — then had the court enter a default judgment based on a robosigned affidavit submitted by Chase.

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