UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS EASTERN DIVISION
October 17, 2012
MARY ANNE CHAPLEAU, PLAINTIFF,
MICHAEL J. ASTRUE, COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL SECURITY, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Magistrate Judge Gilbert
Pursuant to sentence four of Section 405(g) of the Social Security Act, and in light of the Parties' Joint Motion for Entry of Judgment with Remand, this court hereby enters a judgment reversing the Commissioner's decision with a remand of the case to the Commissioner in accordance with the terms set forth below. 42 U.S.C. § 405(g).
On remand, Plaintiff will be provided with the opportunity for a de novo hearing and to submit additional evidence and arguments. The administrative law judge will obtain supplemental information from a vocational expert concerning the effect of any assessed functional limitations on Plaintiff's occupational base; determine whether Plaintiff has the ability to make a successful adjustment to other work that exists in significant numbers in the economy; and issue a new decision.
The Clerk of the Court will enter a separate judgment pursuant to Rule 58 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
JEFFREY T. GILBERT United States Magistrate Judge
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