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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 8 July 2010 - Bergström v Commission

(Case F-64/06) 1

(Staff case - Appointment - Members of the temporary staff appointed as officials - Candidates names included on a reserve list prior to the entry into force of the new Staff Regulations - Transitional rules on grading upon recruitment - Grading pursuant to the new less favourable rules - Article 5(4) and Article 12(3) of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Ragnar Bergström (Linkebeek, Belgium) (represented by: initially, T. Bontinck and J. Feld, lawyers, and, subsequently, T. Bontinck and S. Woog, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and H. Krämer, agents)

Intervener in support of the defendant: Council of the European Union (represented by: M. Arpio Santacruz and I. Šulce, agents)


Application for annulment of the decision of the Appointing Authority of 10 August 2005 by which the applicant, a member of the temporary staff who was successful in open competition COM/A/3/02, was appointed as an official in Grade A*6, step 2, in accordance with the provisions of Annex XIII to the Staff Regulations.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the application.

Orders each party to bear its own costs.


1 - OJ C 165, 15.7.2006, p. 36.