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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 8 July 2010 Sotgia v Commission

(Case F-130/06) 1

(Staff cases - Officials - Appointment - Members of the temporary staff appointed as officials - Candidates' names included on a reserve list before the entry into force of the new Staff Regulations - Grading pursuant to the new less favourable rules - Article 5(4) and Article 12(3) of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Stefano Sotgia (Dublin, Ireland) (represented by: initially, T. Bontinck and J. Feld, lawyers, and subsequently T. Bontinck and S. Woog, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and H Krämer, agents)


Application for annulment of the decision of the Appointing Authority which took effect on 16 April 2006 and by which the applicant, a member of temporary staff classified in grade A*11 who was successful in open competition EPSO/A/18/04, was appointed as an official classified in Grade A*6, step 2, in accordance with Annex XIII of the Staff Regulations.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the application.

Orders each party to bear their own costs.


1 - OJ C 326, 30.12.2006, p. 86.