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Nora B. Fischer – 2012

Nora B. Fischer – 2012

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Government Act 1978 
Rev. 112013 
FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2012 U.S.C. opp. 101-111) Person Reporting (last name, first, middle initial) Fischer, Nora Court Organization District Court, Western Date Report 05/14/2013 Title (Article Ill judges indicate active senior status; magistrate judges indicate full-or part-time) Federal District Court Judge -Active  Sa. Report Type (check appropriate type) Nomination Date Initial [{] Annual Sb. Amended Report Final Reporting Period 01/01/2012 12/31/2012 Chambers Office Address 
Suite 5260, Post Office Courthouse Seventh venue Grant Street Pittsburgh, 15219 
IMPORTANT NOTES: The instructions accompanying this form must followed. Complete all parts, checking the NONE box for each part where you have reportable information. POSITI0NS. (Reporting individual only; see pp. 9-13 filing instructions.) 
[{] NONE (No reportable positions.) 
POSITION NAME ORGANIZATION/ENTITY 

II. AGREEMENTS. (Reporting individual only; see pp. 14-16 filing instructions.) 

[{] NONE (No reportable agreements.) 

PAR TIES AND TERMS 

Ill. NON-INVESTMENT ME. (Reporting individual and spouse; see pp. 7-24 filing 
instructions.) Filer's Non-Investment Income 

[{] NONE (No reportable non-investment income.) 

SOURCE AND TYPE 	INCOME 
(yours, not spouse's) Spouse's Non-Investment Income -If you were married during any portion the reporting year, complete this section. 
(Dollar amount not required except for honoraria.) NONE (No reportable non-investment income.) 

SOURCE AND TYPE 2012 	Highmark Inc. -salary 

IV. REIMBURSEMENTS -transportation, /odging,food, entertainment. 
(Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 25-27 of/iling instructions.) NONE (No reportable reimbursements.) 
SOURCE DATES LOCATION PURPOSE ITEMS PAID PROVIDED Carmel Valley eDiscovery 7/22/12 7/25/12 Monterey, Invited panelist Airfare, car rental, parking, and meals 
Retreat discuss litigation 
ediscovery topics with 
other experts. GIFTS. (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 28-31 filing instructions.) [2J NONE (No reportable gifts.) SOURCE DESCRIPTION  VALUE 

VI. LIABILITIES. (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see pp. 32-33 filing instructions.) 
[2J NONE (No reportable liabilities.) 
CREDITOR DESCRIPTION VALUE CODE 

VII. INVESTMENTS and TRUSTS -income, vatue, transactions r1nc1udes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 filing instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.)  
Description Assets  Income during  Gross value end  Transactions during reporting period  
(including trust assets)  reporting period reporting period  

(2) (I) (2) (I) (2) (3) (5) 
Place X)" after each asset  Amount  Type (e.g.,  Value  Value  Type (e.g.,  Date  Value  Gain  Identity  
exempt from prior disclosure  Code  div., rent,  Code  Method  buy, sell,  mm/dd/yy  Code  Code  buyer/seller  
(A-H) int.)  (J-P)  Code3  redemption)  (J-P)  (A-H)  (if private  

transaction) Income Gain Codes: =$1. 000 less 41.001 -$2.5 =$2.501 -$5 .000  045 .001-$15. 000 =$15 .001 -$5 0.000  
(Sec Columns and 04) =$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.00  $1.000.000  Ill =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000  112 =More than $5.000.000 Value Codes =$15.00 less =$15 .001 -$5 0.000  L=$5 0.001 -$1 00. 000 =$1 00.001 -$25 0.000  
(Sec Columns and 03)  N=$25 -$5 00.000  0=$500.00 -$1 .000.000 =$1. 000. 001 -$5 .000.000 =$5.000.001 -$25 .000.000 =$25 .000.001 -$5 000.000 =More than 000.000 Value Method Codes =Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only)  S=Assessment  T=Cash Market  
(See Column C2) =Book Value =Other  W=Estimated  

VII. INVESTMENTS and uSTS -income, value, transactions (lnc/11des those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 filing ins/ructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.) 
Description Assets Income during Gross value end 

Transactions during reporting period 
(including trust assets) reporting period reporting period 
(I) (2) (I) 
(2) 
(4)
(2) (I) 
(5) 
Place "(X)" after each asset 
Amount Type (e.g., Value Value Type (e.g., Date Value Gain Identity 
Code 
exempt from prior disclosure 
div., rent, Code2 Method buy, sell, mm/dd/yy Code Code buyer/seller 
(A-H) int.) 
Code redemption) (J-P) (A-H) (if private (Q-W) transaction) 
18. -Loomis Sayles Bond Retail Shares Dividend IncE =$15.001 -$50,000 
ome Gain Codes: 41,000or less =$1,001 -$2.500 =$2.501 -$5.000 0=$5.001 -$15.000 
(See Columns and 04) F=$50.001 -$100.000 G=$100.001 -$1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 112 =More than $5.000.000 =$15,000or less =$15.001 -$50,000 =$50.00I -$I 00.000 M=$100.001 -$250.000 
(Sec Columns and 03) =$250.001 -$500.000 0=$500.00 -$1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 =$5.000.001 -$25,000.000 =$25.000.001 -$50.000.000 =More than $50.000.000 
Value Codes 
Value Method Codes =Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market (Sec Column C2) =Book Value V=Othcr =Estimated 

VII. INVESTMENTS and TRUSTS --income, vatue, transactions r1nc1udes t1tose spouse and dependent c1titdren; see PP 14-60 offiting instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.)  
Description Assets  Income during  Gross value end  Transactions during reporting period  
(including trust assets)  reporting period  ofreporting period  

(2) (I) (2) (3) (4) (5) 
Place "(X)" after each asset  Amount  Type (e.g.,  Value  Value  Type (e.g.,  Date  Value  Gain  Identity  
exempt from prior disclosure  Code  div., rent,  Code2  Method  buy, sell,  mm/dd/yy  Code  Code  buyer/seller  
(A-H) int.)  (J-P)  Code  redemption)  (J-P)  (A-H)  (if private  

transaction) 
35. 
Qualified Plan 

36. 
-Causeway International None Sold 04/30/12 

37. 
-Federated Govt Sec Dividend 

38. 
-PIMCO Low Duration Dividend Buy 04/30/12 (add'!) Income Gain Codes: 1.000 less 41.001 -$2.500  c=$2.501 -$5.000  0=$5.001 15. 000 15. 001 -$50. 000  
(Sec Columns and D4) 50. 00l 100.000 =$100.001 -$1.000. 000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 =More than $5.000.000 Value Codes 15.000 less  K=$ 15. 001 -$50. 000  L=$ 50. 001 -$100.000 00.00 -$250.000  
(Sec Columns and D3)  N=$250. 001 -$500. 000  0=$500. -$1.000.000 1.000 .001 5.000.000 5.000. 001 -$25.000. 000  
1'3=$ 25.000. 001 -$50. 000. 000 =More than $50.000.000 Value Method Codes  Q=Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market  
(Sec Column C2)  U=Book Value =Other =Estimated  

VII. INVESTMENTS and TRUSTS -income, value, transactions (Includes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 filing instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.)  
Description Assets  Income during  Gross value end  Transactions during reporting period  
(including trust assets)  reporting period reporting period Income GainA I.000 less 41.001  $2.500 c=$2.501  $5.000 D=$5.001 -$15.000 =$15.00 -$50.000 
Codes: 
(Sec Columns and 04) =$50.001  $100.000 =$100.001 -$1.000.000 111 =$1.000.001  $5.000.000 ore than $5.000.000 Value Codes =$15.000 less K=$15.00I -$50.000 L=$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.001  $250.000 
(Sec Columns and 03) N=$250.001 -$500.000 0=$500.001. $1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 P2=$5.000.001  $25.000.000 
P3=$25.000.001 -$50.000.000 =More than $50.000.000 Value Method Codes =Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market (Sec Column C2) =Book Value =Ot hcr =Estimated 

VII. INVESTMENTS and TRUSTS -income, value, transactions r1nc1udes those spouse and dependent children; see PP 34-60 instructions.) NONE (No reportable income, assets, transactions.)  
Description Assets  Income during  Gross value end  Transactions during reporting period  
(including trust assets)  reporting period reporting period  

(I) (2) (2) (I) (3) 
(4) (5) 
Place "(X)" after each asset exempt from prior disclosure  Amount Code (A-H)  Type (e.g., div., rent, int.)  Value Code {J-P)  Value Method Code (Q-W)  Type (e.g., buy, sell, redemption)  Date mm/dd/yy  Value Code (J-P)  Gain Code (A-H)  Identity buyer/seller {if private transaction)  
69.  Qualified Plan  

70. 
-PIMCO Total Return Fund (Admin) None 

71. 
-Small Cap U.S. Equity Index (frmly None BGI Cap Dom) 

72. 	
-Marsico Focused Growth Portfolio None 

73. 	
-MFS Inst International Equity Fund None 

74. 
75. 	
Qualified Plan 

76. 	
-Dreyfus Premier High Income -Class None
Sold 03/31112 
78. 
-BR Mid Cap Inx (fmrly BG! Dividend 
MidCap Dom Inx) 
-GMO International Intrinsic Value Dividend 
Shares 
-PIMCO Real Return (Admin) 

None 
Sold 03/31112 
80. 	
-Templeton Inst! Emerging Markets Series 

81. 	
-Dodge Cox Stock 

82. 	
-PIMCO Real Return (Institutional Class) 

83. 	
-Harbor High-Yield Bond -Inst! Class 

84. 	
-Capital Guardian Emerging Markets Equity 

85. Income Gain Codes: =$1.000 less 
(See Columns and 04) F=$50.001 -$100.000 Value Codes =$15.000 less 
(See Columns and 03) N=$250.001 -$500.000 =$25.000.00 -$50.000.000 Value Method Codes =Appraisal 
(Sec Column C2) 

U=Book Value 
None 
Dividend 
Dividend 
Dividend 
Dividend 
Sold  03/31112  Buy  03/31/12  Buy  03/31/12  Buy  03/31112 =$1,001 -$2.500 =$2,501 -$5.000  0=$5.001 -$15.000 =$15.001 -$50.000 =$I 00.00 -$1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 =More than $5.000.000  
K=$15.001 -$50.000  L=$50,00 -$100.000 =$100.00 -$250.000  
0=$500. -$1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 =$5.000.001 -$25,000.000  
P4=M ore than $50.000.000 =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment  T=Cash Market =Other  W=Estimated 
Description Assets Income during Gross value end Transactions during reporting period (including trust assets) reporting period reporting period 
(I) (2) 
(3) (4) (5) 
Place "(X)" after each asset  Amount  Type (e.g.,  Value  Value  Type (e.g.,  Date  Value  Gain  Identity  
exempt from prior disclosure  Code  div., rent,  Code  Method  buy, sell,  mm/dd/yy  Code  Code  buyer/seller  
(A-H) int.)  (J-P)  Code  redemption)  (J-P)  (A-H)  (if private  

transaction) 
86. 
Qualified Plan 

87. 
-Highmark Stable Value Option 

None Sold 06130112 
88. 
-Vanguard Short Term Bond Index Inst None Buy 06130112 

89. IncomeCodes: A=$1,000orless 41.001 -$2,500 =$2.501 -$5.000 0=$5.001 -$15.000 =$15.001 -$50.000 
Gain 
(Sec Columns and 04) =$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.001 -$1.000.000 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 112 =More than $5.000.000 =$15.001 -$50.000 -$250.000 
(Sec Columns and 03) =$250.00 =$500,00 =$1.000.001 -$5.000.000 45.000.001 -$25,000.000 =$15.000 Jes Value Codes =$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.00 
-$500.000 -$1.000.000 =$25.000.001 -$50.000.000 =More than $50.000.000 Value Method Codes =Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment =Cash Market (Sec Column C2) =Other =Book Value =Estimated 
Description Assets Income during Gross value end Transactions during reporting period (including trust assets) reporting period ofreporting period 
(3) (4) 
Place "(X)" after each asset  Amount  Type (e.g.,  Value  Value  Type (e.g.,  Date  Value  Gain  Identity  
exempt from prior disclosure  Code  div., rent,  Code  Method  buy, sell,  mm/dd/yy  Code  Code  buyer/seller  
(A-H) int.)  (J-P)  Code  redemption)  (J-P)  (A-H)  (if private  

transaction) 

I.B =$1.001  $2.500 =$5.001 -$15.000 =$15.001  $50.000
Jncome Gain Codes: =$1.000 less c=$2.501  $5.000 
(Sec Columns and 04) =$50.001 -$100.000 =$100.00  $1.000.000 Ill =$1.000.001. $5.000.000 112 =More than $5.000.000 Value Codes 	J=$15,000or less =$15.001  $50.000 =$50.00I -$100.000 M=$100.001 -$250.000 (See Columns and 03) N=$250.001 -$500.000 0=$500.00 IPt =St.000.001 -$5.000.000 
 $1.000.000 =$5.000.00t  $25.000.000 =$25.000.001  $50.000.000 =More than $50.000.000 Value Method Codes =Appraisal =Cost (Real Estate Only) =Assessment T=Cash Market (Sec Column C2) V=Olhcr
U=Book Value 	W=Estimated 

05/14/2013
Fischer, Nora
VIII. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION EXPLANATIONS. (lndicate parlofreport.) 

indicated the executrix, but received benefit March 19, 2012 indicated which few were the name follows: 
shares Black Rock mutual fund account 
shares Blackstone purchase 7/2/1990 
shares USX Marathon Group purchased 2/26/1993 
shares Marathon Oil resulting from 2:1 stock split 7/6/2007 from USX Marathon Group 

The total value one-third the above mentioned time did Nora have any knowledge the existance the stock certificates, nor did she ever receive dividend any time. Any income earned was strictly received her father. Nor was Nora ever able access the contents the safe deposit box until she received the short form 2012 the executrix. 
Upon discovering the contents, Nora immediately had the shares transferred over their entirety and the paperwork was cmnplleted 
who the for both financial duties and medical purposes. 

These items have not been reported the disclosure report with the exception this explanatory note. our understanding that since Nora did not have any knowledge, never had the ability access these items> and immediately signed over her portion the contents its entirety the other owner, that she not required further report the items. 

Fischer, Nora 
05/14/2013
IX. CERTIFICATION. certify that all information given above (including information pertaining spouse and minor dependent children, any) accurate, true, and complete the best knowledge and belief, and that any information not reported was withheld because met applicable statutory provisions permitting non-disclosure. further certify that earned income from outside employment and honoraria and the acceptance gifts which have been reported are compliance with the provisions of5 U.S.C. app.  501 et. seq., U.S.C.  7353 and Judicial Conference regulations. 
Signature: Nora Fischer 
NOTE: ANY INDIVIDUAL WHO KNOWINGLY AND WILLFULLY FALSIFIES FAILS FILE THIS REPORT MAY SUBJECT CIVIL AND CRIMINAL SANCTIONS U.S.C. app.  104) 
Committee Financial Disclosure Administrative Office the United States Courts Suite 2-301 One Columbus Circle, N.E. Washington, D.C. 20544