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Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (3rd Chamber) of 4 May 2016 — Bouvret v Commission

(Case F-42/12) 1

(Civil service — Officials — Pensions — Article 11(2) of Annex VIII to the Staff Regulations — Pension rights acquired, prior to entering the service of the EU, under a national pension scheme — Transfer to the EU pension scheme — Proposal concerning the crediting of pensionable years, accepted by the person concerned, based on new general implementing provisions — Objection of inadmissibility — Concept of an act having adverse effect — Article 83 of the Rules of Procedure)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Florence Bouvret (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: initially, D. de Abreu Caldas, A. Coolen, J.-N. Louis, E. Marchal and S. Orlandi, lawyers, then D. de Abreu Caldas, J.-N. Louis and S. Orlandi, lawyers, and lastly, J.-N. Louis, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: initially, D. Martin and J. Baquero Cruz, Agents, then J. Currall and G. Gattinara, Agents, then G. Gattinara, Agent, and lastly, G. Gattinara and F. Simonetti, Agents)


Application for annulment of the proposal to transfer the applicant’s pension rights acquired prior to entering the service of the Commission on the basis of calculations taking into account the new GIP entering into force after the applicant had submitted her application for the transfer.

Operative part of the order

1.    The action is dismissed as inadmissible.

2.    Florence Bouvret shall bear her own costs and pay the costs incurred by the European Commission.


1 OJ C 184, 23/6/2012, p. 25.