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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 15 December 2010 - Almeida Campos and Others v Council

(Case F-14/09) 1

(Civil Service - Officials - Promotion - 2008 promotion procedure - Comparative examination of the merits of administrators assigned to language posts and administrators assigned to general posts)

Language of the case: French


Applicants: Ana Maria Almeida Campos (Brussels, Belgium) and Others (represented by: S. Orlandi, A. Coolen, J.-N. Louis and É. Marchal, lawyers)

Defendant: Council of the European Union (represented by: M. Bauer, G. Kimberley, Agents)


Annulment of the appointing authority's decisions not to promote the applicants to grade AD 12 under the 2008 promotion procedure and, so far as necessary, the decisions to promote to that grade, under the same promotion procedure, the officials whose names are included on the list of promoted officials published in Staff Note No 72/08 of 21 April 2008.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

1.    Annuls the decisions of the Council of the European Union refusing to promote to grade AD 12 Ms Almeida Campos, Ms Dariol, Ms Morello and Ms Verstreken under the 2008 promotion procedure;

2.    Dismisses the rest of the action;

3.    Orders the Council of the European Union to pay all the costs.


1 - OJ C 90, 18.4.2009, p. 40.