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Action brought on 27 February 2012 – ZZ v Parliament

(Case F-24/12)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: ZZ (represented by: S. Rodrigues, A. Tymen and A. Blot, lawyers)

Defendant: European Parliament

Subject-matter and description of the proceedings

Annulment of the decision adopted by the President of the European Parliament reassigning the applicant within the same Directorate-General of the Parliament from the post of Head of Unit to a post of Advisor to the Director of a Directorate and the claim for compensation for psychological harassment.

Form of order sought

Annul the decision of the President of the European Parliament of 16 January 2012 which terminated, with retroactive effect from 1 January 2012, the applicant’s duties as Head of Unit for Equality and Diversity in DG Personnel and which transferred him, from that date, to Directorate D of that DG as Advisor, and at the same time withdrew the benefit of the allowance for Heads of Unit;

Grant the applicant damages in compensation for harm suffered for an amount assessed on an equitable basis at EUR 50 000;

Order the Parliament to pay the costs.