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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 16 January 2014 — Guinet v EIB

(Case F-107/12) 1

(Civil Service — Staff of the EIB — Pension scheme — Transfer of pension rights — Compensation for the disadvantages resulting from the delay in the transfer of the pension rights — Condition of effective transfer of pension rights acquired in a scheme other than that of the EIB — Principle of equal treatment)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Philippe Guinet (Luxembourg, Luxembourg) (represented by: L. Levi, lawyer)

Defendant: European Investment Bank (represented by: T. Gilliams, G. Nuvoli, acting as Agents, and D. Waelbroeck and A. Duron, lawyers)


Application to annul the EIB’s implied decision to reject the applicant’s request to recalculate his years of pensionable service and an application for damages

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Guinet to bear his own costs and to pay three-quarters of the costs incurred by the European Investment Bank;

Orders the European Investment Bank to bear a quarter of its own costs.



1 OJ C 366, 14.11.2012, p. 41.