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Judgment of the Court of First Instance of 12 December 2002 in Joined Cases T-338/00 and T-376/00: Carmelo Morello v Commission of the European Communities 1

(Officials ( Procedure for filling vacant posts ( Statement of reasons ( Comparative examination of applicants and equal treatment of officials ( Actions for annulment ( Actions for damages)

(Language of the case: French)

In Joined Cases T-388/00 and T-376/00: Carmelo Morello, an official of the Commission of the European Communities, residing in Brussels, represented by J. Sambon and P.-P. Van Gehuchten, Lawyers, with an address for service in Luxembourg, against Commission of the European Communities (Agents: C. Berardis-Kayser and D. Waelbroeck) ( application for annulment of the Commission's decision not to appoint the applicant to the post of Head of Unit 2 "Motor vehicles and other means of transport" within Directorate F "Consumer goods and capital goods industries" within the Directorate-General for Competition (COM/113/99) and of its decision to appoint a different applicant to the post and an application for damages ( the Court of First Instance (Third Chamber), composed of M. Jaeger, President, and K. Lenaerts and J. Azzizi, Judges; J. Palacio González, Principal Administrator, for the Registrar, gave a judgment on 12 December 2002, in which it:

1.Joined Cases T-338/00 and T-376/00;

    2.Dismissed the action in Case T-376/00 as inadmissible;

    3.In case T-338/00 ordered the Commission to pay the applicant the sum of EUR 2 500;

    4.Dismissed the remainder of the action in Case T-338/00;

    5.Ordered each of the parties in Case T-376/00 to bear their own costs;

    6.Ordered the Commission to bear the costs in Case T-338/00.


1 - OJ C 372 of 23.12.00 and C 61 of 24.2.01