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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 30 April 2008 -Dragoman v Commission

(Case F-16/07)

(Staff case - Competition - Selection Board - Principle of impartiality of the Selection Board - Article 11a of the Staff Regulations - Equal treatment of internal and external candidates - Exclusion of a candidate - Duty to state reasons - Scope - Respect for the secrecy of the deliberations of the selection board)

Language of the case: Romanian


Applicant: Adriana Dragoman (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: G.-F. Dinulescu, lawyer)

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities (represented by: K. Herrmann, F. Telea and M. Velardo, Agents)


Annulment of the decisions of the selection board of competition EPSO/AD/34/05 (for the constitution of a reserve list for the recruitment of Romanian-speaking conference interpreters) to award the applicant a mark for the first interpreting test which did not permit her to be admitted to the subsequent tests of that competition - Plea of illegality in respect of Article 6 of Annex III of the Staff Regulations.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders each party to bear its own costs.