Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 07/11/2013

Cortivo v Parliament

(Case F-52/12) 1

(Civil service – Officials – Pensions – Correction coefficient – Member State of residence – Concept – Principal residence – Residence shared between Member States – Documents in support – Legitimate expectations)

Language of the case: French


Applicant: Maria Luisa Cortivo (Sagone, France) (represented by: A. Salerno, lawyer)

Defendant: European Parliament (represented by: M. Ecker and S. Alves, acting as Agents)


Application for annulment, first, of the decision fixing the applicant’s main place of residence in Luxembourg; and, second, of the decision modifying the applicant’s pension entitlements by withdrawing the correction coefficient for France as from 1 January 2010.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the application;

Orders Ms Cortivo to bear her own costs and to pay the costs incurred by the European Parliament.



1 OJ C 200, 7/7/12 p. 22.