Smith v. Commissioner of Social Security

Plaintiff: Sam G. Smith
Defendant: Commissioner of Social Security
Case Number: 3:2013cv00400
Filed: April 14, 2013
Court: Kentucky Western District Court
Office: Louisville Office
County: Breckinridge
Presiding Judge: James D. Moyer
Nature of Suit: Social Security: SSID Tit. XIV
Cause of Action: 42:405 Review of HHS Decision (SSID)
Jury Demanded By: None

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September 4, 2014 18 Opinion or Order of the Court MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER by Senior Judge John G. Heyburn, II on 9/3/14 - The Court adopts the Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge and that the decision of the Commissioner is AFFIRMED except that it failed to adequately explain the reasons fo r failing to give controlling weight and functional capacity assessment of Plaintiffs orthopedic surgeon. Therefore, this matter is REMANDED to the Commissioner to more properly evaluate and describe Dr. Wittens functional capacity assessment. cc: Counsel(TG)

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Plaintiff: Sam G. Smith
Represented By: William Grover Arnett(Designation Retained)
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Defendant: Commissioner of Social Security
Represented By: Brady Miller(Designation Retained)
Represented By: Regina S. Edwards(Designation Retained)
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