Lopez v. Commissioner of Social Security

Plaintiff: Rafael Acevedo Lopez
Defendant: Commissioner of Social Security
Case Number: 2:2013cv00979
Filed: February 25, 2013
Court: New York Eastern District Court
Office: Central Islip Office
Presiding Judge: Joseph F. Bianco
Nature of Suit: Social Security: DIWC/DIWW
Cause of Action: 42:405 Review of HHS Decision (DIWW)
Jury Demanded By: None

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Date Filed#Document Text
September 22, 2014 22 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER denying 15 Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings; granting 18 Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, that for the reasons stated herein, the Commissioner's motion is denied, and plaintiff's granted to the ex tent that it seeks a remand. A remand is warranted because the ALJ failed to explain the weight she afforded to plaintiff's treating physician and failed to adequately explain her reasoning for granting him less than controlling weight. This case is remanded to the Commissioner for further proceedings consistent with this Memorandum and Order. SO ORDERED. Ordered by Judge Joseph F. Bianco on 9/22/2014. (Lamb, Conor)

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Plaintiff: Rafael Acevedo Lopez
Represented By: Sharmine Persaud
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Defendant: Commissioner of Social Security
Represented By: SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION - GENERIC
Represented By: Candace Scott Appleton
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