Talley v. Astrue

Filing 39

ORDER RE: ATTORNEY FEES (tf, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/29/2010)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 JOSEPH P. RUSSONIELLO, CSBN 44332 United States Attorney LUCILLE GONZALES MEIS, SBN CO 15153 Regional Chief Counsel, Region IX Social Security Administration SHEA LITA BOND, SBN D.C. 469103 Special Assistant United States Attorney 333 Market Street, Suite 1500 San Francisco, California 94105 Telephone: (415) 977-8943 Facsimile: (415) 744-0134 E-Mail: Shea.Bond@ssa.gov Attorneys for Defendant UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION PETER TALLEY, ) ) Plaintiff, ) ) v. ) ) MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, ) Commissioner of Social Security, ) ) Defendant. ) _________________________________) CIVIL NO. 3:08-cv-04529 SI STIPULATION AND ORDER AWARDING ATTORNEY FEES UNDER THE EQUAL ACCESS TO JUSTICE ACT, 28 U.S.C. 2412(d), AND COSTS UNDER 28 U.S.C. 1920 IT IS HEREBY STIPULATED by and between the parties through their undersigned counsel, subject to the approval of the Court, that Plaintiff be awarded attorney fees under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA), 28 U.S.C. 2412(d), in the amount of TWO THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY-THREE dollars and 74 cents ($2,443.74), and costs in the amount of SEVENTY dollars and 81 cents ($70.81) pursuant to 28 U.S.C. 1920. This amount represents compensation for all legal services rendered on behalf of Plaintiff by counsel in connection with this civil action, in accordance with 28 U.S.C. 2412(d) and 1920.. This stipulation constitutes a compromise settlement of Plaintiff's request for EAJA attorney fees, and does not constitute an admission of liability on the part of Defendant under the EAJA. Payment of TWO THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED FORTY-THREE dollars and 74 cents ($2,443.74) in EAJA attorney fees, and costs in the amount of SEVENTY dollars and 81 cents ($70.81), shall 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 constitute a complete release from and bar to any and all claims Plaintiff may have relating to EAJA fees in connection with this action. Any payment shall be made payable to Plaintiff and delivered to Plaintiff's counsel. This award is without prejudice to the rights of Plaintiff's counsel to seek Social Security Act attorney fees under 42 U.S.C. 406, subject to the provisions of the EAJA. Respectfully submitted, Dated: June 22, 2010 /s/ Ian M. Sammis (As authorized via email) IAN M. SAMMIS Attorney for Plaintiff JOSEPH P. RUSSONIELLO United States Attorney LUCILLE GONZALES MEIS Regional Chief Counsel, Region IX Social Security Administration /s/ Shea Lita Bond SHEA LITA BOND Attorneys for Defendant Dated: June 21, 2010 IT IS SO ORDERED: Dated: United States District Judge 2

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