DeMott v. Commissioner of Social Security

Filing 29

ORDER APPROVING AND ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION 28 ; granting application for attorney fees 27 ; signed by Judge Janet T. Neff (Judge Janet T. Neff, rmw)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN SOUTHERN DIVISION GINA DeMOTT, o.b.o. M.N., a Minor, Plaintiff, Case No. 1:15-cv-23 v. HON. JANET T. NEFF COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant. / ORDER APPROVING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION This is a civil action filed pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). Plaintiff’s counsel filed an Application for Attorney Fees Under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) (Dkt 27). The matter was referred to the Magistrate Judge, who issued a Report and Recommendation on October 25, 2016, recommending that this Court grant the motion. The Report and Recommendation was duly served on the parties. No objections have been filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(C). Therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge (Dkt 28) is APPROVED and ADOPTED as the opinion of the Court. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Application for Attorney Fees Under the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA) (Dkt 27) is GRANTED for the reasons stated in the Report and Recommendation. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff is awarded four thousand, four hundred eighty dollars and sixty cents ($4,480.60) pursuant to the Equal Access to Justice Act. Dated: November 15, 2016 /s/Janet T. Neff JANET T. NEFF United States District Judge

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