Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 26 June 2013 – Buschak v Commission

(Case F-56/12) 1

(Civil Service – Temporary staff – Unemployment allowance – Pension contributions – Application out of time)

Language of the case: German


Applicant: Willy Buschak (Dresde, Germany) (represented by: T. Menssen, lawyer)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: B. Eggers and D. Martin, acting as Agents)


Application for annulment of the Commission’s decision not to pay contributions in respect of the applicant to a national pension scheme or to the European Union pension scheme after the end of his contract as a temporary agent during the period in which he was unemployed, and application for him to be included in the European Union pension scheme or for his pension rights to be transferred to the national scheme.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Mr Buschak to bear his own costs and to pay the costs incurred by the European Commission.


1 OJ C 243, 11.8.2012, p. 34.