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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 13 January 2011 - Nijs v Court of Auditors

(Case F-77/09) 1

(Civil service - Officials - Disciplinary measures - Disciplinary procedure - Articles 22a and 22b of the Staff Regulations - Impartiality - Reasonable time)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Bart Nijs (Bridel, Luxembourg) (represented by: F. Rollinger, lawyer)

Defendant: Court of Auditors of the European Union (represented by: T. Kennedy and J.-M. Stenier, Agents)


Civil service - Application for annulment of the decision of the ad hoc committee of the European Court of Auditors of 15 January 2009 removing the applicant from his post with effect from 1 February 2009 without reduction in pension.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Nijs to bear his own costs and to pay those incurred by the Court of Auditors.


1 - OJ C 282, 22. 11. 2009, p. 65.