Preston v. Colvin

Filing 17

MEMORANDUM & ORDER: that this Court Grants in part Plaintiff's Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings, ECF No. 9 , remanding this case to the hearing officer solely for re-assessment of whether Dr. Jobson's recommendations ought be granted c ontrolling weight. If less than controlling weight is merited, the hearing officer must clearly state the reasons why and indicate the weight Dr. Jobson's opinion will be afforded in the resulting decision. The hearing officer's analysis must include an explicit discussion of the weighting factors described in 20 C.F.R. 404.1527(c)(2)-(6). Signed by Judge William G. Young on 06/05/2017. (hmr)

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