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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 20 June 2012 –Cristina v Commission

(Case F-66/11) 1

(Civil service – Open competition – Decision of the selection board in the competition not to admit the applicant to the tests – Remedies – Court action brought without waiting for a decision on the administrative complaint – Admissibility – Specific conditions for entry to the competition – Professional experience required)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Alma Yael Cristina (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: S. Rodrigues, A. Blot and C. Bernard-Glanz, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: B. Eggers and P. Pecho, and subsequently B. Eggers, agents)


Application for annulment of the decision of the chairman of the selection board in competition EPSO/AST/111/10 – Assistants (AST 1) not to admit the applicant to the tests.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the application;

Orders Mrs Cristina to bear her own costs and to pay the costs incurred by the European Commission.


1 OJ C 282, 24.9.2011, p. 51.