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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 20 November 2012 – Soukup v Commission

(Case F-1/11) 1

(Civil service – Open competition – Non-inclusion on the reserve list – Evaluation of the oral test)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Zdenek Soukup (Luxembourg, Luxembourg) (represented: initially by É. Boigelot and S. Woog, lawyers, and subsequently by É. Boigelot, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented: initially by B. Eggers and P. Pecho, acting as Agents, and subsequently by B. Eggers, acting as Agent)


Civil service – Application for annulment of the decision of the selection board of Open Competition EPSO/AD/144/09 not to enter the applicant on the reserve list and the decision to enter another candidate on that list, and compensation for the material and non-material damage thereby suffered.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Soukup to bear his own costs and to pay those incurred by the European Commission.



1 OJ C 72, 5.3.2011, p. 36.