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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 15 April 2010 -Matos Martins v Commission

(Case F-2/07) 1

(Staff case - Members of the contract staff - Call for expression of interest - Selection procedure - Pre-selection tests - Access to documents)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: José Carlos Matos Martins (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: M.-A. Lucas, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and G. Berscheid, Agents)


Annul, first, the decision of EPSO of 27 February 2006 laying down the results of pre-selection tests for members of the contract staff (EU-25), secondly, the decision not to register the applicant on the database of candidates who had successfully completed those tests and, thirdly, the consequences of the selection procedure.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Matos Martins to bear his own costs, except the costs of accommodation and travel incurred as a result of the consultation of documents by his lawyer on 30 March, 1 April and 21 July 2009 in the premises of the Registry of the Tribunal;

Orders the European Commission to bear its own costs and to pay the costs incurred by Mr Matos Martins referred to in paragraph 2 above.


1 - OJ C 56, 10.3.2007, p. 43.