Language of document :

Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 13 December 2012 - BW v Commission

(Case F-2/11) 

(Civil service - Officials - Recruitment - Probationary official - Not established at the end of the probationary period - Statement of reasons on which the decision to dismiss a probationary official is based - Rights of the defence)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: BW (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: L. Levi, S. Bonté and A. Blot, lawyers, subsequently by H. Soland, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Baquero Cruz and P. Pecho, Agents, subsequently by J. Baquero Cruz, Agent)


Annulment of the decision to dismiss the applicant at the end of the probationary period and compensation for the loss suffered as a result of that decision.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

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


1 - OJ C 72, 5.3.2011, p. 36.