Language of document :

Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 15 January 2013 – BO v Commission

(Case F-27/11) 1

(Staff case – Social security – Payment of transport costs connected to medical care –Transport costs incurred for linguistic reasons)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: BO (Amman, Jordan) (represented by: L. Levi, M. Vandenbussche and C. Bernard-Glanz, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and D. Martin, Agents)


Staff case – Application for annulment of the defendant’s decisions refusing to authorise medical benefits requested by the applicant for his son, his wife and himself.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Annuls the decisions of the European Commission of 1 June 2010 refusing to pay the costs for the transport and accompaniment of BO’s son;

Orders the European Commission to bear its own costs and to pay the costs incurred by BO.



1 OJ C 186, 25.6.11, p. 33.