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Action brought on 7 January 2011 - Descamps v Commission

(Case F-2/11)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Eric Descamps (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: L. Levi and A. Blot, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission

Subject-matter and description of the proceedings

Annulment of the decision to dismiss the applicant at the end of the probationary period and compensation for the loss suffered as a result of that decision.

Form of order sought

Annul the decision adopted on 1 March 2010 by the Director of Directorate HR.B-HR Core Processes 1: Career, Directorate-General Human Resources and Security of the European Commission, in its capacity as appointing authority, to dismiss the applicant with effect from 31 March 2010;

Annul, in so far as necessary, the decision of 24 September 2010 dismissing the complaint;

Consequently, reinstate the applicant in his functions as a titular official with effect from 1 April 2010 and award him the amount of remuneration which he should have received as a titular official since that date, including all ancillary rights (such as pension rights), which he assesses, provisionally and ex aequo et bono, at EUR 39 600;

Order the defendant to pay damages, assessed provisionally and ex aequo et bono at EUR 10 000, for non-material damage;

Order the defendant to pay interest for delay on the capital thus due;

Order the European Commission to pay the costs.