Language of document :

Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 2 December 2014 — Erik Simpson v Council

(Case F-142/11 DEP) 1

(Civil service — Procedure — Taxation of costs)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Erik Simpson (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: M. Velardo, lawyer)

Defendant: Council of the European Union (represented by: M. Bauer and A.F. Jensen, acting as Agents)


Civil service — Application for annulment of the decision not to promote the applicant to grade AD 9 after he had passed Open Competition EPSO/AD/113/07 ‘Heads of Unit (AD 9) in the field of translation who have Czech, Estonian, Hungarian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Maltese, Polish, Slovak and Slovene as their main language’ and an application for compensation.

Operative part of the order

The total amount of costs to be reimbursed by the Council of the European Union to Mr Simpson by way of recoverable costs in Case F-142/11 is fixed in the amount of EUR 8 600, to be increased by any value added tax due on that amount.



1 OJ C 65, 3.3.2012, p. 26.