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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 11 December 2013 – Balionyte-Merle v Commission

(Case F-113/12) 1

(Civil service – Open competition – Notice of competition EPSO/AD/204/10 – Failure to include the applicant on the reserve list – Assessment of candidates’ general competencies – Assessment on the basis of performance in tests at the assessment centre – Consistency between the mark obtained and comments appearing in the competency passport)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Vilija Balionyte-Merle (Auderghem, Belgium) (represented by: L. Levi and A. Tymen, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: B. Eggers and G. Gattinara, acting as Agents)


Application for annulment of the decision of the selection board not to include the applicant on the reserve list for competition EPSO/AD/204/10 and for annulment of the decision to reject the complaint.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Ms Balionyte-Merle to bear her own costs and to pay those incurred by the European Commission.



1 OJ C 26, 26.1.13 p. 710.