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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 8 February 2011 -Skareby v Commission

(Case F-95/09) 1

(Civil service - Officials - Psychological harassment by a hierarchical superior - Articles 12a and 24 of the Staff Regulations - Request for assistance - Reasonable period - Point from which time starts to run - Length of time)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Carina Skareby (Louvain, Belgium) (represented by: S. Rodrigues and C. Bernard-Glanz, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and J. Baquero Cruz, Agents)


Annulment of the defendant's decision not to open an enquiry into the psychological harassment of which the applicant alleges to have been a victim

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Annuls the decision of the European Commission of 4 March 2009 refusing to open an administrative enquiry into allegations of psychological harassment by one of Ms Skareby's former hierarchical superiors;

Orders the European Commission to pay all the costs.


1 - OJ C 24, 30.1.2010, p. 81.