Action brought on 5 October 2007 - Giaprakis v Committee of the Regions

(Case F-106/07)

Language of the case: French

Parties

Applicant: Stavros Giaprakis (Brussels, Belgium) (represented by: M.-A. Lucas, lawyer)

Defendant: Committee of the Regions of the European Union (CoR)

Form of order sought

annul the decision of the Administration Director of the CoR of 21 November 2006 to recover the amounts paid to the applicant in application of the correction coefficient for that part of his remuneration transferred to France between April 2004 and June 2005, in the amount of EUR 1 246.06;

order the CoR to repay to the applicant the sum of EUR 1 246.06 withheld from his pay, plus default interest at the rate of 8 % per annum from 1 December 2006, the date of the recovery, until payment in full;

order the CoR to pay to him the sum of EUR 1 000 as compensation for the non-material loss which he has suffered as a result of the contested decision;

order the CoR to pay the costs.

Pleas in law and main arguments

In support of his action, the applicant relies on the very similar pleas in law relied on in Case F-59/07. 1

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1 - OJ C 199, 25.8.2007, p. 51.