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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 29 September 2011 – da Silva Tenreiro v Commission

(Case F-72/10) 1

(Civil service – Officials – Recruitment – Article 7(1) of the Staff Regulations – Article 29(1)(a) and (b) of the Staff Regulations – Manifest error of assessment – Misuse of powers – Statement of reasons)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: da Silva Tenreiro (Kraiinem, Belgium) (represented by: S. Orlandi, A. Coolen, J.-N. Louis and É. Marchal, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: B. Eggers and P. Pecho, Agents)


(1) Application for annulment of the decision rejecting the applicant’s candidature for the post of Director of Directorate E ‘Justice’ of the DG ‘Justice, Freedom and Security’ and the decision appointing the new Director; (2) Application for annulment of the decision to terminate the procedure for filling the post of Director of DG JLS.F ‘Security’ and the decision to appoint the new Director.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action.

Orders the applicant to pay the costs.


1 OJ C 317, 20.11.2010, p. 49.