United States District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, Nashville Division
May 27, 2015
LAYLA D. WILLIAMS, Plaintiff,
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, Defendant.
KEVIN H. SHARP, UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE.
Pending before the Court is a Report and Recommendation (“R & R”) of the Magistrate Judge (Docket No. 22), recommending that Plaintiff’s Motion for Judgment on the Administrative Record (Docket No. 15), be granted, and that this action be remanded. 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 disposition set forth in the R & R. Accordingly, the Court rules as follows:
(1) The R & R (Docket No. 22) is hereby ACCEPTED and APPROVED;
(2) Plaintiff’s Motion for Judgment on the Administrative Record (Docket No. 15) is GRANTED and the decision of the Commissioner is REMANDED;
(3) Plaintiffs Motion to Remand to Social Security Administration (Docket No. 23) is DENIED as MOOT.
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.