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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 26 September 2011 - Pino v Commission

(Case F-31/06)1

(Staff case - Officials - Appointment - Article 5(2) of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations - Internal competitions for transfer from one category to another published before 1 May 2004 - Candidate appearing on the reserve list before 1 May 2006 - Grading - Application of a multiplication factor of less than 1 - Loss of promotion points)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Marco Pino (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by S. Orlandi, A. Coolen, J.-N. Louis and É. Marchal, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by J. Currall and H. Krämer, acting as Agents)

Intervener in support of the Defendant: Council of the European Union (represented, initially, by M. Arpio Santacruz and M. Simm, and subsequently by M. Bauer, J. Monteiro and K. Zieleśkiewicz, acting as Agents)


Annulment of Commission decisions appointing the applicants, officials in Category B and successful candidates in an internal competition for change of category, in administrative posts, in so far as they determine the applicants' grading pursuant to Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations, maintain the application to their remuneration of a multiplication factor and reset their promotion points at zero.

Operative part of the judgment

The action is dismissed.

    Each party is ordered to bear its own costs.

The Council of the European Union, which has intervened, is ordered to bear its own costs.


1 - OJ C 131 of 03/06/06, p. 50.