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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 28 March 2012 – BD v Commission

(Case F-36/11) 1

(Civil service – Contract staff – Non-extension of employment contract – Article 11a of the Staff Regulations – Conflict of interest – Relationship of trust – Article 12b of the Staff Regulations – Outside activity – Presumption of innocence)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: BD (Etterbeek, Belgium) (represented by: T. Bontinck and S. Woog, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: G. Berscheid and J. Baquero Cruz, Agents)


Action for annulment of the decision not to extend the applicant’s contract beyond its end date and, hence, for reinstating the applicant in his previous functions with effect from 1 November 2010.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders BD to bear his own costs and the Commission’s costs.


1 OJ C 179, 18.6.2011, p. 22.