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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 15 February 2011 AH v Commission

(Case F-76/09) 1

(Civil service - Social security - Articles 72 and 76a of the Staff Regulations - General Implementing Provisions -Reliance on care - Surviving spouse of a retired official - Rejection of the request for reimbursement in full of nursing attendance costs and for financial assistance - Action out of time -Inadmissibility)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: AH (Wavre, Belgium) (represented by: J. Temple Lang, solicitor)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: D. Martin and J. Baquero Cruz, agents)


Application for annulment of the decision of 22 June 2009 rejecting the applicant's request for reimbursement in full of the costs resulting from the treatment of her illness.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

dismisses the action as inadmissible;

orders AH to pay all the costs.


1 - OJ C 297, 05.12.09, p. 36.