CJEU Case T-11/17/ Judgment RK v Council of European Union

Key facts

Application under Article 270 TFEU, seeking, first, annulment of the undated decision of the Council, adopted on the basis of Article 42c of the Staff Regulations of Officials of the European Union, to place the applicant on leave in the interests of the service and, so far as necessary, the decision of 27 September 2016 rejecting the complaint lodged by the applicant, and, secondly, compensation for the damage allegedly suffered by the applicant.

Judgement

On those grounds,

THE GENERAL COURT (Second Chamber, Extended Composition),

hereby:

  1. Dismisses the action.
  2. Orders RK to bear 80% of her own costs;
  3. Orders the Council of the European Union to bear its own costs and 20% of the costs incurred by RK.
  4. Orders the European Parliament to pay its own costs.
Paragraphs referring to EU Charter: 

56, 60-61, 73-76, 84, 92-96, 104, 106-109, 124, 176