Language of document :

Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 11 December 2012 – Vienne v Parliament

(Case F-97/11) 1

(Civil service – Financial rules – Family allowances – Household allowance – End of entitlement to household allowance – Dissolution of marriage)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Philippe Vienne (Moutfort, Luxembourg) (represented by: P. Nelissen Grade and G. Leblanc, lawyers)

Defendant: European Parliament (represented by: M. Ecker and S. Alves, acting as Agents)


Civil service – Application for annulment of the decision of the Parliament as to the date on which change of marital status took effect to be taken into consideration for the purposes of withdrawing the household allowance following the civil judgment declaring the applicant’s divorce

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Vienne to bear his own costs and to pay those incurred by the European Parliament.



1 OJ C 347, 26.11.11, p. 47.