United States District Court, Western District of Michigan, Southern Division
January 6, 2015
ROBERT BRASSARD, Plaintiff,
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant.
ORDER APPROVING AND ADOPTING MAGISTRATE JUDGE’S REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
ROBERT HOLMES BELL, UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
On August 7, 2014, Magistrate Judge Ellen S. Carmody issued a Report and Recommendation (“R&R”) (ECF No. 31) recommending that Plaintiff’s Motion for Award of Attorney Fee Pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 406(b) (ECF No. 28) be granted in part and denied in part. Plaintiff has filed a response agreeing with Magistrate Judge Carmody’s recommendation. The Court has reviewed the matter and concludes that the R&R correctly analyzes the issues and makes a sound recommendation.
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the August 7, 2014, R&R (ECF No. 31) is APPROVED and ADOPTED as the opinion of the Court.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff’s Motion for Award of Attorney Fee (ECF No. 28) is GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff’s counsel is AWARDED $6, 755.66 in fees and costs.