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Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 28 October 2010 -Cerafogli v European Central Bank

(Case F-96/08) 1

(Civil service - ECB Staff - Pay - Additional increase in salary - Ad personam promotion - Consultation with staff committee to determine the criteria for granting additional increases in salary)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Maria Concetta Cerafogli (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) (represented by: L. Levi and M. Vandenbussche, lawyers)

Defendant: European Central Bank (represented by: F. Alfrère and N. Urban, Agents and B. Wägenbaur, lawyer)


Annulment of the ECB Decision not to award the applicant the benefit of an ad personam promotion and an order that the defendant pay compensation for the applicant's pain and suffering.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Annuls the decision by which the European Central Back refused to grant Mrs Cerafogli an additional increase in salary for 2008;

Orders the European Central Bank to pay Mrs Cerafogli the sum of EUR 3 000;

Dismisses the action as to the remainder;

Order the European Central Bank to pay all of the costs.


1 - OJ C 44, 21.02.2009, p. 75.