McClendon v. Commissioner of Social Security et al

Filing 30

ORDER adopting 29 --REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS; granting in part 27 --motion for attorney's fee; directing the clerk to ENTER A JUDGMENT for McClendon and against the Commissioner for $12,285.75 in attorney's fees; instructing the defendant concerning disposition of the EAJA award. Signed by Judge Steven D. Merryday on 1/12/2017. (BK)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT MIDDLE DISTRICT OF FLORIDA TAMPA DIVISION TANYA MCCLENDON, Plaintiff, v. CASE NO. 8:14-cv-1651-T-23TBM COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. ____________________________________/ ORDER A December 22, 2016 report (Doc. 29) recommends granting in part Tanya McClendon’s motion (Doc. 27) for an attorney’s fee. More than fourteen days has passed, and no party objects. Accordingly, the report and recommendation (Doc. 29) is ADOPTED. The motion (Doc. 27) is GRANTED IN PART. The clerk is directed to enter a judgment for McClendon and against the Commissioner of Social Security for $12,285.75 in an attorney’s fee. The defendant must (1) deduct the earlier Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) fee award of $6,316.80 from the $12,285.75 or (2) accept the full sum and refund the smaller EAJA award to the plaintiff. (Doc. 29 at 7) ORDERED in Tampa, Florida, on January 12, 2017.

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