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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 12 February 2014 – Bodson and Others v EIB

(Case F-83/12) 1

(Civil service – EIB staff – Contractual nature of the employment relationship – Remuneration – Reform of the EIB awards scheme)

Language of the case: French


Applicants: Jean-Pierre Bodson and Others (Luxembourg, Luxembourg) (represented by: L. Levi, lawyer)

Defendant: European Investment Bank (represented by: C. Gómez de la Cruz, T. Gilliams and G. Nuvoli, acting as Agents, and P.E. Partsch, lawyer)


First, application for annulment of the decisions to distribute awards to the applicants pursuant to the new performance system resulting from the decision of 14 December 2010 of the Board of Directors and the decisions of 9 November 2010 and 16 November 2011 of the Management Committee and, second, subsequent application for the defendant to be ordered to pay the difference in remuneration, and damages.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Bodson and the seven other applicants whose names are listed in the annex to bear their own costs and to pay those incurred by the European Investment Bank.



1 OJ C 295, 29.9.2012, p. 34.