Order of the Civil Service Tribunal (Second Chamber) of 10 July 2014 — Mészáros v Commission

(Case F-22/13) 1

(Civil service — Competitions — Notice of competition EPSO/AD/207/11 — Successful candidate included on the reserve list — Verification by the appointing authority of the conditions for taking part in an AD 7 grade competition — Professional experience of a shorter duration than the minimum duration required — Manifest error of assessment by the selection board — Withdrawal by the appointing authority of the offer of employment — Mandatory duty of the appointing authority)

Language of the case: English


Applicant: Mátyás Tamás Mészáros (Kraków, Poland) (represented by: M. Pecyna, lawyer)

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


Application for annulment of the decision rejecting the request for recruitment of the applicant made by ESTAT and finding that the applicant did not meet the conditions for admission to competition EPSO/AD/207/11.

Operative part of the order

1.    The action is dismissed as manifestly unfounded.

2.    The European Commission is to bear its own costs and shall pay the costs incurred by Mr Mészáros.



1 OJ C 291, 5.10.2013, p. 7.