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Action brought on 23 February 2012 – ZZ v ECB

(Case F-26/12)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: ZZ (represented by: S. Pappas, lawyer)

Defendant: European Central Bank

Subject-matter and description of the proceedings

Annulment of the ECB decision rejecting the applicant’s requests to document access and the claim for damages.

Form of order sought

The applicant claims that the Tribunal should:

annul the ECB decisions rejecting the requests to document access of the applicant, i.e. the decision dated 21 June 2011 by which the application of the applicant for access to documents has been rejected, the decision of the Director General dated 12 August 2011 and the decision of the President of the European Central Bank dated 12 December 2011;

order the ECB to pay a compensation, evaluated ex aequo et bono at EUR 10 000, for the moral prejudice suffered;

order the ECB to pay the costs.