IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
October 17, 2012
TIMBAR PACKAGING : & DISPLAY, DEFENDANT, V. : DIANA T. CLARKE, DPM, AND KEYSTONE PODIATRIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATES, THIRD PARTY DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: (Judge Conner)
AND NOW, this 17th day of October, 2012, upon consideration of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Mildred E. Methvin (Doc. 39), recommending that defendant Timbar Packaging & Display's motion for summary judgment (Doc. 18) be granted, and, following an independent review of the record and noting that plaintiff Terry Rex ("Rex," or "plaintiff") filed objections*fn1 to the report on April 2,, 2012 (Doc. 40), and the court finding Judge Methvin's analysis to be thorough and well-reasoned, and the court further finding Rex's objections to be without merit and squarely addressed by Judge Methvin's report,*fn2 it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. Judge Methvin's Report and Recommendation is hereby ADOPTED.
2. The motion for summary judgment filed by Timbar Packaging and Display (Doc. 18) is GRANTED.
3. The Clerk of Court is directed to enter judgment in defendant's favor.
4. The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE the case.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge