Language of document :

Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 1 August 2016 –Cat v Commission

(Case F-117/14) 1

(Civil Service — Officials — Pensions — Article 11(2) of Annex VIII to the Staff Regulations — Transfer to the EU pension scheme of pension rights acquired under other schemes — Decision recognising bonus annuities applying the new GIPs relating to Articles 11 and 12 of Annex VIII to the Staff Regulations –Article 81 of the Rules of Procedure — Action manifestly unfounded)

Language of the case: French

Parties

Applicant: Michel Cat (Cotonou, Benin) (represented by: J.-N. Louis, R. Metz and D. Verbeke, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented initially by: J. Currall and G. Gattinara, acting as Agents, and subsequently by: G. Gattinara, acting as Agent)

Re:

Application for annulment of the decisions to add years of pensionable service acquired by the applicant in the European Union pension scheme on application of the new general implementing provisions relating to Articles 11 and 12 of Annex VIII to the Staff Regulations of Officials.

Operative part of the order

1.    The action is dismissed as    manifestly unfounded.

2.    Each party shall bear its own costs.

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1     OJ C 7, 12.1.2015, p. 56.