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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 19 October 2006 - Combescot v Commission

(Case F-114/05) 1

(Officials - Appeal - Time-limits - Implied rejection - Explicit refusal, notified at a later stage, to reopen the period for lodging an appeal - Legal interest in bringing proceedings - Inadmissibility)

Language of the case: Italian


Applicant: Philippe Combescot (Popayán, Colombia) (represented by: A. Maritati and V. Messa, lawyers)

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities (represented by: V. Joris and M. Velardo, Agents, assisted by S. Corongiu, lawyer)


First, annulment of the Commission's decision to reassign the applicant, in the interests of the service, from the Commission's delegation in Guatemala to its Brussels headquarters under the 2003 rotation scheme and, secondly, an application for damages

Operative part of the judgment

The action is dismissed as inadmissible.

Each party shall bear its own costs.


1 - OJ C 22, 28.1.2006, p. 22 (case initially registered before the Court of First Instance of the European Communities under number T-422/05 and transferred to the Civil Service Tribunal of the European Union by order of 15.12.2005)