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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 13 December 2012 – Honnefelder v Commission

(Case F-42/11) 1

(Civil service – Open competition – Annulment of the decision of a selection board – Implementation of a judgment – Principle of legality – Plea of illegality against a decision to reopen the procedure for an open competition)

Language of the case: German


Applicant: Stephanie Honnefelder (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: C. Bode, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented initially by B. Eggers and P. Pecho, Agents, and subsequently by B. Eggers, lawyer)


Civil service – Application for annulment of the decision not to include the applicant on the reserve list for competition EPSO/AD/26/05

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Ms Honnefelder to bear two-thirds of her own costs.

Orders the European Commission to bear its own costs and to pay one third of Ms Honnefelder’s costs.



1 OJ C 186, 25.6.2011, p. 34.