United States District Court, M.D. Tennessee, Nashville Division
May 18, 2015
YVONNE ORTIZ-FISHER, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant.
KEVIN H. SHARP, District Judge.
Pending before the Court is a Report and Recommendation ("R & R") of the Magistrate Judge (Docket No. 21), recommending that the Motion for Judgment on the Administrative Record (Docket No. 16) filed by Plaintiff Yvonne Ortiz-Fisher be denied and the Commissioner's decision be affirmed. No objections were made to the R & R.
Where no objections are made to the R & R, "[t]he district judge may accept, reject, or modify the recommended disposition; receive further evidence; or return the matter to the magistrate judge with instructions." FED R. CIV. P. 72(b).
Having conducted a de novo review in accordance with Rule 72, the Court will accept the R & R. Accordingly, the Court rules as follows:
(1) The R & R (Docket No. 21) is hereby ACCEPTED and APPROVED;
(2) Plaintiff's Motion for Judgment on the Administrative Record (Docket No. 16) is hereby DENIED and the Commissioner's decision is AFFIRMED.
The Clerk of the Court shall enter Final Judgment in a separate document in accordance with Rule 58 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
It is SO ORDERED.