Sindell v. Commissioner of Social Security
ORDER APPROVING AND ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION 42 ; granting in part motion for an award of attorney fees 29 ; signed by Judge Janet T. Neff (Judge Janet T. Neff, rmw)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
WESTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN
Case No. 1:16-cv-854
HON. JANET T. NEFF
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY,
ORDER APPROVING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
This is a civil action filed pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 405(g). Plaintiff filed a Motion for an
award of attorney fees pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 406(b) (ECF No. 29). The matter was referred to
the Magistrate Judge, who issued a Report and Recommendation on April 23, 2019,
recommending that this Court grant in part 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).
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate
Judge (Dkt 42) is APPROVED and ADOPTED as the opinion of the Court.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Motion for an award of attorney fees pursuant to
42 U.S.C. § 406(b) (ECF No. 29) is GRANTED IN PART for the reasons stated in the Report and
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Defendant shall pay Plaintiff attorney fees in the
amount of three thousand, sixty dollars ($3,060.00).
Dated: May 8, 2019
/s/ Janet T. Neff
JANET T. NEFF
United States District Judge
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