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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 24.4.2013 – Demeneix v Commission

(Case F-96/12) 1

(Civil Service – Open competition – Not included on the reserve list – Criterion related to professional experience – Scope of discretion)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Laurent Demeneix (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: L. Levi and A. Blot, lawyers)

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


Application for annulment of the decision of the selection board EPSO/AD/207/11 upholding the decision not to include the applicant on the reserve list on the ground that the applicant does not fulfil certain specific criteria for admission to that competition and a claim for damages.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Demeneix to bear his own costs and to pay those incurred by the European Commission.



1 OJ C 343, 10.11.12, p. 23.