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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 1 July 2010 - Časta v Commission

(Case F-40/09) 1

(Civil service - Open competition - Non-admission to the oral tests - Request for a review - Obligation to state reasons - Professional experience required - Late submission of a certificate - Principle of equal treatment - Action for annulment - Action for damages)

Language of the case: Czech


Applicant: Radek Časta (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: L. Tahotná, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: B. Eggers and M. L. Jelínek, acting as Agents.)


First, an application for annulment of EPSO's decision not to admit the applicant to the oral tests in open competition EPSO/AD/107/07-LAW on account of the fact that the condition relating to 3 years' experience in a senior management post was not met and secondly, an application for an order that the defendant pay the applicant a sum in respect of the material and non-material harm suffered.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the application;

Orders Ms Časta to bear all the costs.


1 - OJ C 153, 4.7.2009, p. 51