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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 8 November 2007 - Deffaa v Commission

(Case F-125/06) 1

(Staff case - Officials - Reform of the Staff Regulations - Transfer - Post of Director-General - Grading - Article 7(1) of the Staff Regulations - Article 29(1) of the Staff Regulations - Second paragraph of Article 44 of the Staff Regulations - Article 45(1) of the Staff Regulations - Management premium)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Walter Deffaa (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: S. Orlandi, A. Coolen, J.-N. Louis and É. Marchal, lawyers)

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities (represented by: J. Currall and H. Kraemer, Agents)


Annulment of the decision of the President of the Commission of 12 January 2006 promoting the applicant to the post of Director-General, in so far as it grades him in step 4 of Grade A*15, with effect from 1 August 2004.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders the parties to pay their own costs.


1 - OJ C 310, 16.12.2006, p. 32.