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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 26 June 2013 – Di Prospero v Commission

(Case F-12/12) 1

(Civil Service – Appointment – Success in a competition following a request to the applicant to sit the competition with a view to complying with a judgment – Appointment in the grade with retroactive effect)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Rita Di Prospero (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: S. Rodrigues, A. Blot and C. Bernard-Glanz, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and B. Eggers, acting as Agents)


Civil Service – Action for annulment of the Commission’s implied decision rejecting the applicant’s request for classification at grade AD 11 with retroactive effect as at 1 January 2010 and for compensation for damage allegedly suffered.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

The decision of the European Commission of 18 October 2011 refusing to grade Ms Di Prospero in grade AD 11 with retroactive effect from 1 January 2010 is annulled;

The remainder of the action is dismissed;

The European Commission shall bear its own costs and shall pay those incurred by Ms Di Prospero.


1      OJ C 138, 12.5.2012, p. 32.