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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 20 January 2011 - Strack v Commission

(Case F-132/07) 1

(Civil service - Officials - Articles 17, 17a and 19 of the Staff Regulations - Application for authorisation to disclose documents - Application for authorisation to publish a text - Application for authorisation to use findings before national judicial authorities - Admissibility)

Language of the case: German


Applicant: Guido Strack (Cologne, Germany) (represented by: H. Tettenborn, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and B. Eggers, Agents, and B. Wägenbaur, lawyer)


Civil service - Annulment of several Commission decisions rejecting the applicant's request for authorisation to publish certain documents and to bring a complaint against (ex-) Commissioners and Commission agents - Claim for damages.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the application;

Orders Mr Strack to pay the costs in their entirety.


1 - OJ C 107, 26.4.2008, p.44.