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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 31 January 2008 - Wilms v Commission

(Case F-99/05) 1

(Staff cases - Officials - Promotion - 2004 promotion exercise - Allocation of priority points - Application ratione temporis of provisions of the new staff regulations)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Günter Wilms (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: M. van der Woude and V. Landes, lawyers)

Defendant: Commission of the European Communities (represented by: G. Berscheid and V. Joris, agents, and D. Slater, lawyer)


First, annulment of the decisions awarding promotion points to the applicant in respect of the 2004 promotion exercise and, second, annulment of the merit list of Grade A*10 officials promoted to Grade A*11 in the 2004 promotion exercise

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Annuls the decision fixing the total of Mr Wilms' promotion points in the 2004 promotion exercise and the decision refusing him promotion in that exercise.

Dismisses the remainder of the action.

Orders the Commission of the European Communities to pay the costs.


1 - OJ C 10 of 14.01.2006, p. 25 (Case originally registered at the Court of First Instance of the European Communities under T-386/05 and transferred to the European Union Civil Service Tribunal by order of 15 December 2005).