Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (First Chamber) of 29 June 2010 - Goddijn v European Police Office (Europol)

(Case F-39/09) 1

(Public service - Europol staff - Non-renewal of a contract - Contract for an indefinite period - Article 6 of Europol Staff Regulations - Principle of respect for the rights of the defence)

Language of the case: Dutch


Applicant: Jacqueline Goddijn (Breda, Netherlands) (represented initially by P. de Casparis, lawyer and subsequently by W.J. Dammingh and N.D. Dane, lawyers)

Defendant: European Police Office (Europol) (represented by: D. Neumann and D. El Khoury, Agents and B. Wägenbaur and R. Van der Hout, lawyers)


Annulment of the decision of 12 June 2008 informing the applicant that it was impossible to offer her a permanent post and the decision of 7 January 2009 dismissing the complaint against the first decision.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Annuls the decision of 12 June 2008 by which the European Police Office (Europol) refused to award a contract for an indefinite period to Ms Goddijn;

Orders Europol to pay the costs.


1 - OJ C 167, 18.7.09, p. 27.