Cook v. Social Security Administration Commissioner

Filing 16

JUDGMENT re 15 Memorandum Opinion reversing and remanding case to commissioner for further consideration pursuant to sentence four. Signed by Honorable James R. Marschewski on July 6, 2010. (rw)

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Cook v. Social Security Administration Commissioner Doc. 16 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS FORT SMITH DIVISION JAMES A. COOK v. CIVIL NO. 10-2005 PLAINTIFF MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, Commissioner Social Security Administration DEFENDANT JUDGMENT For reasons stated in a memorandum opinion of this date, we conclude that the decision of the Commissioner denying benefits to the plaintiff is not supported by substantial evidence and should be reversed and remanded for further consideration pursuant to sentence four of 42 U.S.C. 405(g). The parties have sixty days from entry of the judgment on the docket in which to appeal. If plaintiff wishes to request an award of attorney's fees and cost under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) 28 U.S.C. 2412, an application may be filed up until 30 days after the judgment becomes "not appealable" i.e., 30 days after the 60-day time for appeal has ended. See Shalala v. Schaefer, 509 U.S. 292, 296, 113 S.Ct. 2625 (1993); 28 U.S.C. 2412(d)(1)(B), (d)(2)(G). IT IS SO ORDERED AND ADJUDGED this 6th day of July 2010. /s/ J. Marschewski HON. JAMES R. MARSCHEWSKI CHIEF UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE AO72A (Rev. 8/82)

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