Judgment of the Civil Service Tribunal (Third Chamber) of 16 May 2012 –Skareby v Commission

(Case F-42/10) 1

(Civil service – Duty to provide assistance – Articles 12a and 24 of the Staff Regulations – Psychological harassment by a hierarchical superior)

Language of the case: English

Parties

Applicant: Carina Skareby (Louvain, Belgium) (represented by: S. Rodrigues and C. Bernard-Glanz, lawyers)

Defendant: European Commission (represented by: J. Currall and J. Baquero Cruz, Agents)

Re:

Application for the annulment of the defendant’s decision refusing the request for assistance relating to psychological harassment of which the applicant claims to have been a victim.

Operative part of the judgment

The Tribunal:

Dismisses the action;

Orders Ms Skareby to pay, in addition to her own costs, three quarters of the costs of the European Commission;

Orders the European Commission to pay one quarter of its own costs.

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1 OJ C 209, 31.7.2010, p. 55.