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Action brought on 26 May 2009 - Maxwell v Commission

(Case F-55/09)

Language of the case: French


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

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities

Subject-matter and description of the proceedings

Annulment of the claim for compensation for the loss suffered by the applicant during his leave on personal grounds taken to perform the duties of 'EU Senior Adviser' at the Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization (KEDO), loss resulting from the failure to reimburse accommodation and education expenses.

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Tribunal should:

annul the decision of the appointing authority of 2 September 2008 rejecting the applicant's claim for compensation;

order the Commission to pay the applicant EUR 132 900 by way of reimbursement for accommodation and education expenses which he incurred in the course of his duties as EU Senior Advisor at KEDO;

order the Commission of the European Communities to pay the costs.